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AIM Trade Executive to Join Governor’s Mission to Colombia

Kristen Rupert, Executive Director of the AIM International Business Council, will be among eight Massachusetts business leaders and…

Health Reform Premium Tax, Rating Changes Could Spell Cost Increases

Three elements of federal health care reform – a tax increase on health insurance, a shift in the…

What is in the Governor’s Tax Plan?

Governor Deval Patrick last month proposed historic changes to the Massachusetts tax system in an effort to raise…

Prominent Attorney to Lead Expanded AIM HR/Labor Law Committee

Prominent labor and employment lawyer Robert A. Fisher has been named to lead a newly expanded AIM Human…

Fiscal Agreement, Slowing Economy Tug on Business Confidence

Massachusetts employers began 2013 torn between optimism at the resolution of some fiscal issues in Washington DC and…

House Approves Unemployment Insurance Freeze

The Massachusetts House of Representatives approved an Unemployment Insurance rate freeze Wednesday that would roll back a $500 million increase…

Massachusetts Employers to Hold Steady on Capital Investment

Massachusetts employers plan to hold steady on capital investment in 2013, according to results of a special question…

Walmart Provides Big Boost to US Manufacturing

There are few entities capable of increasing U.S. manufacturing output by $50 billion all by themselves.

Fiscal Cliff Bill Includes Potential Benefits for Manufacturers

The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012, which pulled the nation back from the “fiscal cliff” on January…