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UPDATES & EVENTS: FEBRUARY 2020

// UPDATES & REMINDERS + GOOD TO KNOW:  Illinois Department of Human Rights Releases Compliance Guidelines for Sexual Harassment Prevention Training The Illinois Department of Human Rights (IDHR) launched an information-based webpage concerning Public Act 101-0221 (commonly referred to as the Workplace...
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UPDATES & EVENTS: JANUARY 2020

// UPDATES & REMINDERS + GOOD TO KNOW: 2020 IRS Mileage Rates The Internal Revenue Service issued the 2020 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes. Beginning on January 1, 2020, the standard...
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UPDATES & EVENTS: NOVEMBER 2019

// UPDATES & REMINDERS + GOOD TO KNOW:  National Entrepreneurship Month Did you know there are more than 30 million small businesses in the United States? Here’s another amazing stat: small businesses created 65 percent of all new jobs since 2010. Behind those numbers are entrepreneurs who pursued...
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UPDATES & EVENTS: OCTOBER 2019

// UPDATES & REMINDERS + GOOD TO KNOW:  Illinois Manufacturing Month – Tour Local Small Businesses Did you know the manufacturing industry employs more than 11,700 people in Champaign County? Join Champaign County EDC and The Atkins Group for tours at local companies, including Advanced Filtration...
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