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CNBC: Why People & Companies Are Fleeing California

Aditi Roy, a CNBC reporter based in San Jose, identified some of the companies moving their headquarters out of California, which she included in her “Power Lunch” story about a record number of people leaving the state. “Spectrum Location Solutions [told] us between 2008 and 2019, 18,000 companies...

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Site Selection Co. & Private Equity Firm Team to Help
Companies Move from California to Lower Cost States

PITTSBURGH – Investors are launching a new program that will incentivize more companies to leave California – and other states with punishing taxes and regulations, such as New York, New Jersey and Illinois — in favor of friendlier business climates found elsewhere. As of today, a private equi...

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Tax Raisers Target Businesses
How Long Will Businesses Stay in California?

Written by Joel Fox, Editor and Co-Publisher of Fox and Hounds Daily Businesses, particularly corporations, are the targets of tax raisers in the legislature, at city hall and on the ballot. Piling on business taxes in a state notorious for its poor attitude toward business, one wonders how long bus...

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Political, Economic Fallout from California Exodus

That’s the headline for an excellent news clip about people and businesses leaving California by William La Jeunesse, which ran on Fox News today. (Disclosure: I’m pleased with my 16 seconds of fame in this piece.) See the clip here. Joe Vranich understands California’s perennially diffi...

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California Companies: Give Moms a Break or Suffer Costs

The column, below, was written by Charles Crumpley, Editor and Publisher of the San Fernando Valley Business Journal and published today in Fox & Hounds. I’ve asked a dozen or so business operators in recent months if they’ve created lactation rooms yet. Most of them have given me a blank stare,...

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Charles Schwab Moving San Francisco HQ to Texas

The brokerage firm Charles Schwab announced today it would acquire TD Ameritrade in a $26 billion deal and as part of the transaction Schwab will move its headquarters to the Dallas-Forth Worth area. The integration of the two firms is expected to take between 18 and 36 months, following the transac...

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