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Bernards School Board and Township Committee Due to Meet This Week

March 25, 2017

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The Bernards Township Committee will play catch-up this week addressing the issues - including introduction of a municipal budget for 2017 - that weren't discussed when the last meeting of the governing body was called off due to a springtime snowstorm on March 14. This week's meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, March 28.

Board of Education scheduled to meet on ...

TIMELY TAX TIPS: When Is Social Security Income Taxable?

BASKING RIDGE, NJ- The number 1 question for our tax clients about to retire is "When Is Social Security Income Taxable?"  The answer depends on your income.

Your Social Security income could be taxed. That may seem unfair, or unfathomable. Regardless of how you feel about it, it is a possibility.

Seniors have had to contend with this possibility since 1984. Social Security ...

Proposed Bernards School Budget for Next Year Breaks Total of $100 Million for First Time

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The proposed township school budget for the 2017-18 school year - if adopted by the Board of Education following a public hearing scheduled for May 8 - would for the first time total more than $100 million.

Adding in all expenses, including debt payments, the proposed spending plan for operating six township schools is a proposed $101,171,316 for the school year ...

For 9th Year, Atlantic Health System Named to Fortune's '100 Best Companies to Work For' List

MORRISTOWN, NJ  – Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, was recognized among Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®,” ranking number 46 in its ninth consecutive year on the prestigious annual list.

It is the only health care delivery system from New Jersey, and one of only three New Jersey-based companies on the list, ...

TAPinto CEO Shapiro goes “One on One” with Steve Adubato

TAPinto.net CEO and Publisher Michael Shapiro appeared on “One on One” with Steve Adubato Thursday night and answered questions about the role of hyperlocal online news media.

The interview was broadcast on WNYY, NJTV and WNET. Adubato closed by saying that “Michael Shapiro, he is on the cutting edge of media.“

Shapiro answered a wide-range of questions about ...

Timely Tax Tips: How Are Your Social Security Benefits Calculated?

BASKING RIDGE, NJ- One of the most important decisions you’ll make about your retirement is when and how to take your Social Security benefits, but it’s crucial that you understand potential tax implications prior to doing so.

For many retirees that will have additional sources of income in retirement, Social Security benefits can push you into a higher tax bracket. However, ...

Municipal Budget Introduction, Other Agenda Items Moved to March 28 Bernards Twp. Committee Meeting After Cancellation

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The Bernards Township Committee meeting scheduled for Tuesday night was called off as a result of the snow and ice that also shut schools, many businesses and other public places. Township officials say that items that were on the agenda for the March 14 meeting all will be moved to the scheduled March 28 meeting. 

2017 budget introduction now set for March ...

Somerset County Business Partnership Launches Collaboration with Rutgers

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset County Business Partnership and Rutgers University are collaborating on several initiatives to build stronger connections with the Somerset County business community.

 The SCBP and Rutgers will develop activities that address the business needs and challenges of the SCBP members - workface development, talent acquisition and ways to leverage ...

Bernards School Board to Meet Mon.; Twp. Committee Has Budget Intro on Tues. Agenda

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - This Monday's Board of Education meeting is scheduled to be held at 7 p.m. at the Cedar Hill Elementary School, 100 Peachtree Road, in Basking Ridge.

Among the items on the agenda, which is posted online, is the authorization by the board to submit an initial version of the 2017-18 school budget to the Somerset County executive superintendent of ...

TIMELY TAX TIPS: To Convert or Not Convert to a Roth IRA in 5 Easy Steps

BASKING RIDGE, NJ -  Are you considering converting your IRA or employer plan assets to a Roth IRA?

You may be searching for ways to reduce your tax bill in retirement, and a Roth IRA can do just that. However, before you make any moves with your money, there are other tax implications you should consider first.

One of the biggest questions you must answer before converting to a ...

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Local Inventor Tees Off Introducing HomeCourse™: A Game Changer for Golfers

March 23, 2017

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - New Jersey HomeCourse™ announced its official launch at the 64th PGA Merchandise Show, January 25-27, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. The innovative, state-of-the-art, fully-retractable, pro screen allows golfers of all levels, the ability to play a round of 18 holes on a virtually-simulated course, in less than 30 seconds. This week HomeCourse™ was listed #1 on ...