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As the Southern California wildfires blaze on, people in the path of the flames may be making an unlikely wish: that if the damage happens, it happens before the clock strikes midnight on December 31. It's morbid, but practical — because now that the new tax bill has passed, some significant disaster tax deductions will disappear.https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/new-tax-plan-won-t-help-small-businesses-after-hurricane-n831191

 

(Reuters) — Struggling ride-hailing firm Uber Technologies Inc. faces a fresh regulatory crackdown after disclosing it paid hackers $100,000 to keep secret a massive breach last year that exposed personal data from around 57 million accounts.http://www.businessinsurance.com/article/20171122/NEWS06/912317418/Uber-faces-scrutiny-from-regulators-in-US-UK-over-breach-of-57-million-accounts

 

Susan Cary-Hanson just wants a seat at the table for small businesses like hers when it comes to trade negotiations. The co-CEO and owner of PGC Solutions, a small manufacturer that makes custom parts for companies including Deere and Bobcat, has concerns about how potential changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement being pursued by the Trump administration might disrupt her company's exporting to Mexico and Canada.https://www.cnbc.com/2017/11/21/trump-nafta-trade-deal-raises-fears-among-small-business-manufacturers.html

 

 

The Commerce Department moved Friday to impose an 80 percent tariff on Canadian jetliners, siding with U.S. manufacturer Boeing in a case that alleges Canadian jetmaker Bombardier is selling jets in the United States at unfairly low prices.https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/business/wp/2017/10/06/u-s-escalates-trade-dispute-with-canada-in-new-tariff-decision/?utm_term=.edeace0f54ee

The U.S. Commerce Department sided with Boeing on Tuesday in the jetmaker’s tense trade dispute with Bombardier, imposing a massive tariff that would more than triple the price of Bombardier’s CSeries jets sold to American airlines and could further erode relations between the U.S. and Canada.https://www.seattletimes.com/business/boeing-aerospace/bombardier-boeing/

 

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