Archives for August 2015

LOVEVA advertising now available for the holiday season

Our second round of LOVEVA advertising commences at the end of October 2015 and runs through to December 24, 2015, during the busiest season in retail. We are providing a rare opportunity to be involved in advertising your business on TV and digital at a very affordable rate, while also advocating for the buy local… [Read More]

Opportunity for Small Business – Tax Exemption in Norfolk

Contributed by Ron Batliner, Jr., Chief Deputy Commissioner of Revenue Norfolk Commissioner of Revenue’s Office http://www.norfolk.gov/revenue/ Norfolk City Council created a new exemption for new businesses that have gross receipts of $1,000,000.00 or less. The exemption is available for businesses that locate in Norfolk after January 1, 2016. The exemption exists in the year that… [Read More]

Protecting Your Business

The Virginia Retail Loss Prevention Task Force met in May with guest speaker Charlotte Purkey with the Norfolk Commonwealth Attorney’s Office. She shared some information on when they prosecute, procedures and how businesses can help. The Norfolk Commonwealth Attorney’s Office (CWA) handles general prosecution and special crimes teams that includes property and firearms cases; cases… [Read More]