If you have at least one franchisee operating in the state of New York State, you are required to file your annual information return under a state tax law. If you have filed previously, the due date of the annual report is June 20th.
The State of New York renewed its limited exemption to its Franchise Sales Act, which will allow qualifying franchisors that are not registered with the State to participate in the June 2014 International Franchise Exposition.
Taking a brief break from franchising to talk about my other passion in life — movies. You may have had a chance to read my article in this month’s issue of Franchise Times. This is the promised continuation of my annual “top 10” list of the best movies of 2013.
Attorney Matthew Kreutzer has joined the law firm Howard & Howard PLLC as a partner in its Las Vegas office effective January 1, 2014.
The first of a two-part piece examining why “dabbling” franchise attorneys — that is, those who are inexperienced in franchising and franchise law but get involved with franchise transactions anyway — can be harmful to their clients.
October’s issue of Nevada Business Magazine features a story on franchising as a business model. The story is reprinted here, with permission.