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.

Veteran Owned Business | Verified | Louisiana

Louisiana To Create Veteran Business Certification, Database

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana will create a new program that certifies businesses that are owned by veterans or their surviving spouses. Consumers will be able to search a database to find those businesses, under the bill that won final passage Sunday with a 98-0 House vote. The legislation creates the Veterans First Business Initiative in the state’s economic… Read more
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VeteranOwnedBusiness.com June 2019 Website Numbers

VeteranOwnedBusiness.com June 2019 website numbers are in: 290,542 unique visitors (Nearly 1.6 million so far in 2019) 4,000,000+ page views (close to 20,000,000 so far in 2019) 16,181 unique visitors on busiest day And as always… thank you so much for your support of business’ owned by veterans, active duty military, reservists and military spouses as well as nonprofit organizations… Read more
Veteran Owned Business | Verified | Michigan

State of Michigan Veteran Owned Business Certification

Michigan Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Preference: Michigan has a special commitment to veterans with service-connected disabilities who bid on State of Michigan contracts. Under Public Act 91 of 2005, businesses owned by qualified service-disabled veterans get up to a 10 percent pricing preference. “Service-connected disability” is defined as a disability incurred or aggravated in the line of duty in the active… Read more
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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
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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