Helping veterans as Memorial Day approaches is the goal of a bill sponsored by Senator Bob Casey. Casey has crafted legislation that would make it easier for veterans to start a small business by way of a franchise.
“It would provide a tax credit for veterans who choose to purchase a franchise and open a business in their local community. The credit would a 25-percent credit, meaning up to 25-percent of the franchise fee up to a cap of
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than
200-thousand post 9-11 vets are currently unemployed.