Category: Veteran Owned Business Industry News

Industry news related to businesses that are owned by veterans. Includes things like: new contracts, new partnerships, new hirings and other information showing the success of a business owned by a veteran.

SDVOSB Newsletter

SDVOSB Solicitation – Department of Labor

Remedial Action Plan Implementation at the Gainesville Job Corps Center Solicitation Number: 1630DC-19-Q-00028 Agency: Department of Labor Office: Employment Training Administration Location: Office of Contracts Management (National) Synopsis: Added: Apr 17, 2019 3:59 pm Modified: May 07, 2019 2:29 pm Project Information The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) seeks the services of a qualified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business… Read more
Indiana Veteran Owned Business Certificates

State of Indiana Veteran Owned Business Certification

Indiana Veteran Owned Small Business (IVOSB) Program: Program Goal Promote meaningful business opportunities for Indiana Veterans Build productive partnerships Create successful integration of Indiana veteran owned small businesses within the business infrastructure of the State of Indiana Benefits of Certification Businesses that are certified as an Indiana Veteran Owned Small Business will affect the award process for state purchases. Solicitations… Read more
Texas Veteran Owned Business Certification

New Veteran-Owned Businesses and Texas Franchise Tax

A qualifying new veteran-owned business is not subject to franchise tax for its initial five-year period, but must file Form 05-163, Texas Franchise Tax No Tax Due Report (PDF), for each of those years. For more information, see Texas Tax Code Section 171.0005 and Rule 3.574, Margin: New Veteran-Owned Businesses. To be considered a new veteran-owned business, an entity must:… Read more
Verified Veteran Owned Business

VOB Member Whitty IT Solutions Announces New Client Wins, Double-Digit Growth and Executive Appointment

ATLANTA, March. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Information technology and professional services firm Whitty IT Solutions today announced that its revenue has grown more than 25 percent during the 2017-2018 fiscal year. At the same time, the company has doubled its employee count and won a slew of government subcontract project works in partnership with some of the largest companies in… Read more
NAICS Location

Today’s VOB FAQ: “How can I add NAICS Codes to my business’ profile?”

VOB has recently added a new major feature that allows members looking to get into contracting the ability to add customized NAICS Codes to their business profile. This added feature allows site users/visitors the ability to search for and potentially find businesses based on NAICS Codes (in addition to categories)…..scroll down below to find out how you can add/edit this… Read more
Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce

Wisconsin Designated As First National Guard & Reserve Component Military Spouse Economic Empowerment Zone In Nation

Wisconsin Veterans Chamber, US Chamber of Commerce partner with state of Wisconsin to expand workforce opportunities for National Guard & Reserve military spouses MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the multiple state agencies and US Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes, convened for a community engagement event on Thursday to discuss the issue of… Read more
Frequently Asked Questions

Today’s VOB FAQ: “Can I Add My Veteran Owned Franchise?”

VeteranOwnedBusiness.com Answer: YES! Follow VOB On… Dedication, long hours, hard work… buying a franchise is a logical choice for many military members transitioning into the civilian world! We have 100s of Veteran Owned Franchises profiled in VeteranOwnedBusiness.com.  We have Subway locations, more than a dozen JDog Junk Removal & Hauling locations, Comfort Keepers franchises, Signarama locations, Visiting Angels franchises, Tutti Frutti… Read more