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How Mississippi turned $3.5 million into $80 million

September 6, 2013

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The Mississippi Department of Revenue has validated that old adage that you must spend money to make money. A Washington Post report published today details how increased tax collection enforcement efforts from a $3.5 legislative allocation helped lead to collection of $190 million in unpaid taxes and increase state revenues by more than $80 million […]

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SBA appoints Lance Foster to head Gulfport branch

September 6, 2013

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GULFPORT, Mississippi — Lance P. Foster, economic development specialist in the Small Business Administration’s Gulfport Office, has been named manager of the SBA’s Gulfport branch. Foster will handle distribution and promotion of the agency’s economic development programs and counseling services to Mississippi’s 12 most southern counties. He has been with the SBA since March 2006, […]

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