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    Thursday, July 11, 2019
    Featured Articles for July 2019  What to Do if You Receive an IRS CP2000 NoticeAn IRS CP2000 notice is mailed to a taxpayer when income reported from third-party sources such as an employer does not match the income reported on the tax return.Deducting Business-Related Car Expenses If you're self-employed and use your car for business, you can deduct certain business-related car expenses.Your ...read more
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    Tuesday, July 09, 2019
    Squannacook rail trail gets funding boostFitchburg's Coggshall Park project will also benefit from fundingJon Winklerjwinkler@nashobavalleyvoice.comUPDATED:   07/09/2019 07:22:54 AM EDTGROTON — Gov. Charlie Baker and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito announced last week that public trails in more than 70 towns --- including Groton and Townsend — will have improvement projects funded thanks to $5 million in ...read more
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    Tuesday, July 09, 2019
    ROLLSTONE BANK & TRUST WINS SILVER AT 2019 BANKING CHOICE AWARDS ***Community Contribution Award Salutes Commitment to Local Markets Springfield, MA (July 9, 2019) – Rollstone Bank & Trust (RBT) took home a Silver Medal at the 2019 Banking Choice Awards in the category of Community Contribution, presented at the Best Bank Expo at the MGM Springfield recently.The prestigious Banking Choice Awards ...read more
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    Tuesday, July 09, 2019
    Ft. Devens Museum SpeakerUnfolds King Philip’s War (1675-1678)              Discovering close ancestral ties to colonial Massachusetts led Ft. Devens Museum’s guest speaker for July, Mark Deuger, to study especially the story of King Philip’s War. Mark shares what he has learned in a talk on July 20th at the Museum, 94 Jackson Road, starting at 1 p.m. as the Museum continues to open its doors to ...read more
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    Monday, July 08, 2019
    NASHOBA TECH: ‘Reality Check’ Grant Gives Rising Seniors Glimpse of Real Work By: JOYCE PELLINO CRANE | July 5, 2019   In the waning days of the school year, juniors at Nashoba Valley Technical High School got a chance to see what life after high school looks like.   Thanks to a grant from the Massachusetts Office of the Treasurer/Office of Economic Empowerment, Nashoba Tech hosted a ...read more
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    Monday, July 01, 2019
    Legislation Expanding Room Occupancy Excise to Include Short-Term Rentals and Provide New Rules for Traditional Lodging is Effective July 1, 2019 We are following up on communications we began in February to remind you that collection of taxes on short-term rentals begins July 1, 2019. That is also the date that traditional lodging accommodations will begin implementing new rules detailed in the ...read more
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    Monday, July 01, 2019
    GARDNER – Mount Wachusett Community College will offer an Associate’s Degree in Mathematics for the first time beginning this fall, combining a focus on math with an easy transfer path through MassTransfer. “This degree puts the “M” in STEM. MWCC has a long-standing commitment to the sciences and this new program expands the options for our science students. Now students interested in working ...read more
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    Monday, July 01, 2019
    Cyber Liability Risk...protect your business The Internet has changed the way most of us do business and has increased liability exposures. If any of the items listed below apply to your business, you most likely have Cyber Liability exposures.you communicate by emailyou provide information or services through a websiteyou conduct e-commerceyou store and use customer information electronicallywhy ...read more
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    Monday, July 01, 2019
    Hometown Bank Community Foundation donates $6,500 to Sponsor Day Kimball Healthcare Junior Volunteer ProgramOxford, Massachusetts, June 28, 2019 – Matthew S. Sosik, President and CEO of bankHometown, announced that the Hometown Bank Community Foundation awarded a $6,500 grant in support of Day Kimball Healthcare’s (DKH) 2019 Junior Volunteer Program at Day Kimball Hospital in Putnam, CT.The ...read more
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    Monday, July 01, 2019
    Department of Family and Medical Leave - NewsletterJuly 1, 2019       Determining Your Total Workforce  As a Massachusetts employer, your responsibility for making contributions under the Paid Family and Medical Leave (PFML) law (MGL c. 175M) depends on the makeup of your workforce. To make sure you're remitting the correct ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 17, 2019
    Information relative to the Ayer Rail Trail Commuter Parking and Access Improvement Project On April 29, 2019 construction will commence on the Ayer Rail Trail Commuter Parking and Access Improvement Project. As a result, the Ayer Rail Trail Parking Lot will be closed for construction from April 29, 2019 through December 31, 2019. This project has been in the making for over 20 years and we are ...read more
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