City reports and industry find taxes, regulation, and permitting delays are often a bigger drag on small businesses than rising rents.
The initiative would leave untouched all the city regulations that've made it so hard to start a business in the first place.
Green Angel CBD had the proper documentation for their shipment, but that didn't stop the New York cops.
The company was criticized for serving ICE employees, then criticized for apologizing.
By one vote, the city's planning commission denied a business's request to stop a competing falafel shop from opening up down the block.
Dump intrusive trade policies to give a real boost to consumers and entrepreneurs.
A weekend where a few items are free of sales taxes is a poor substitute for permanent reforms.
Warren proposes giving grants to minority-owned small businesses, but regulations she supported reduced access to capital for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Prohibiting businesses from going cardless ignores the choices of consumers and businesses alike.
An overlooked ruling could force small businesses to pay sales tax in dozens, even hundreds, of jurisdictions where they have no representation.
They say it discriminates against those without checking or savings accounts.
Businesses owners, not politicians, should have the final say over how their customers pay.
The ban may be well-intentioned, but it's misguided all the same.
One neighbor said she was concerned about the extra traffic.
Cannabis equity programs are growing in popularity, but do they actually work?
Why does an economy car rent for an astonishing $161 per day in Manhattan? Because onerous insurance laws cartelized the industry.
A ban could be in effect by 2021.
Despite a May ruling declaring the ban unconstitutional, Wisconsin continued to target home bakers.
Entrepreneurs' efforts are wildly creative-but so are government officials' destructive policies.
A win for home chefs
Luckily, the state is incapable of administering a potentially disastrous law.
Because it would have hurt an already anemic economy. Sound familiar?
"Put a G-string on" and let the topless, drunken good times roll suggest some on the Chicago City Council.
Watch the Army Rangers who founded Combat Flip Flops speak with Reason TV. Then watch them pitch the sharks on ABC at 9 p.m.
The Cuomo administration directed "state resources to justify its knee-jerk reaction to a New York Times report."
The Evansville food cart is back in business but must stop selling sex toys alongside the popcorn and nachos.
Manatee County, Florida, won't let Renee Bierbaum teach yoga and meditation in her own backyard.
Red tape remains a powerful deterrent to starting businesses and creating jobs.
Survey results and death penalty statistics reveal a shocking truth about veterans' mistreatment, but there's hope beyond Uncle Sam.
This candidate promises to "take a hard look at licensing requirements from state to state" and simplify small-business taxes.
Asian Nail Salon Staff Demand Apology From The New York Times for Poverty-Porn Series That's Costing Them Jobs
Liberals love laborers in theory but seem to love their sense of moral superiority more.