Small Business Administration Announces Small Business Week Dates 

The Small Business Administration (SBA) announced May 1 –7 as the dates for this year’s Small Business Week. The SBA will host a virtual, four-day summit during the week to celebrate America’s entrepreneurs. 

Source: New Jersey Business Magazine 


IRS Backlog Hurting Small Businesses During Tax Season 

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently announced that a 20 percent budget cut impacts its ability to process returns. This significantly affects small businesses that rely on refunds to keep their companies afloat. 

Source: CPA Practice 


Delivery Apps Services Helping Drivers Hit by High Gas Prices 

Several delivery app services, including Instacart, Uber, and DoorDash are adding fuel surcharges and other cashback offers to assist their drivers. This is a response to rising fuel prices caused by the Ukraine conflict. 



Women Entrepreneurs Fight Climate Change Through Tech and Funding 

Eight women entrepreneurs are tackling the climate change crisis with their companies. Using venture capital and new tech, they each hope to make a change by focusing on food, carbon conflicts, and pollution. 



Best VoIP Services for Small Businesses 

VoIP services can provide phone and data services for small businesses at reduced costs to traditional providers. Many offer customizable services and features that can be optimized to support hybrid workplaces.