In May the Internal Revenue Service announced an incentive to encourage enrollment in and use of the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS). Approximately 1 million employers could qualify for a refund of a previously paid federal tax deposit (FTD) penalty.
The EFTPS-FTD penalty refund offer allows business taxpayers an opportunity to receive an automatic one-time penalty refund if they have been assessed a deposit penalty on a Form 941, Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax… Continue
Added by NSHP Editor on June 7, 2004 at 7:37pm —
CA -Fontana Police Officer David Ibarra has been named "Officer of the Year" by the National Latino Peace Officers Association. Ibarra is a field training officer responsible for mentoring and teaching young officers. He also has experience as a crisis negotiator in tactical and hostage situations. The ceremony for the National Latino Peace Officers Association was held recently at the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario.
Added by NSHP Editor on June 4, 2004 at 1:04am —
In April, Lonn Taylor of The Desert-Mountain Times, wrote an article about a brooch bearing the photographic image of an unidentified Hispanic man that had been found in an archaeological excavation under the old commissary building at Fort Davis. Fred Harmon, a retired National Park Service employee with an interest in history recently called to say that he thought he had identified the face on the brooch.
Harmon, who is a computer expert, was recently scanning some historic… Continue
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COLUMBUS, Ohio – Newswise — Parents of Puerto Rican children are more likely than parents in other ethnic groups to report asthma among their children, and researchers wonder if the relationship between asthma symptoms and psychological problems may explain why.
The connections between asthma and psychological symptoms are complex, and it is difficult to disentangle what's really causing the various symptoms suffered by Puerto Rican children in this study, said Alexander Ortega, the… Continue
Added by NSHP Editor on June 2, 2004 at 4:33pm —
The number of Hispanic-owned businesses in the United States is expected to reach 2 million and generate revenues totaling $273.81 billion in 2004. HispanTelligence® analysis of current and historical data indicates the increasingly vital role of Hispanic-owned firms in U.S. economic development as the strong and developing market continues to gain access to the economic and social mainstream.
The HispanTelligence® review of data from the U.S. Economic Census Survey of Minority-Owned… Continue
Added by NSHP Editor on June 2, 2004 at 1:12pm —
A Kansas City businessman and a founder of the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, has died of pancreatic cancer. Barreto, who was 68 when he died May 14 in his hometown of Guadalajara, Mexico, also is the father of the head of the Small Business Administration, Hector Barreto Jr.
Added by NSHP Editor on June 1, 2004 at 10:23pm —