From the category archives:

Charlottesville Business

State of Virginia Income Tax Rates

September 29, 2014

Newcomers often ask us what they will need to pay for their State of Virginia portion of their income taxes.  As with many states, it’s not as simple as saying ‘you’ll pay “x”.   Virginia has a formula to determine the taxation rate for various incomes and you can see the State of Virginia Tax Rate Table HERE to calculate […]

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VDOT Hosts Potential Employees

September 23, 2014

Frequently folks will ask us for updates about any possible jobs or employment opportunities in the area. As an update, the Virginia Department of Transportation is sponsoring a career fair on Sept. 25th 2014.  They want to recruit possible employees for their company, and there will also be sessions teaching about the hiring process and application […]

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Shops At Stonefield Expand For the Holidays

September 21, 2014

What do Capital Teas, The Yellow Button, the Rocksalt Oyster Bar, and Suz Somersall Boutique have in common? If you answered that they are 4 of the new stores in the Shops at Stonefield that have announced their openings, you would be right. For those unfamiliar, the Stonefield shops are a shopping center of approximately […]

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New Plans For Charlottesville Coca Cola Building

September 13, 2014

A few years ago we told you about plans to develop the Coca-Cola building on Charlottesville’s Preston Ave. after it was purchased for intended renovation. Those plans did not materialize. Now the 38,000 sq.ft. building …. which was built in an Art Deco style in 1939 and was put on the National Register of Historic Places in […]

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Buddy Can You Spare a Ride

September 1, 2014

We’ll try to keep an Uber open mind about this new ride-sharing service that’s come to Charlottesville.   The way it works (in a perfect world) drivers of mid/full sized cars can register with a firm named Uber.  After clearance and background checks, those drivers are available to the public on the Uber phone app where the public can […]

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Charlottesville Real Estate Tax Update

February 2, 2014

There are always people looking at this as either good news… or bad news.   Half full or half empty?   On the one hand, it’s nice to see ‘value’ rise in local properties.  On the other hand, who wants to pay higher taxes? Regardless, Charlottesville real estate tax information for the past year has been released,  new […]

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Eater Review of Charlottesville Restaurants

October 1, 2013

Previously we’ve written about many of our personal favorite places to eat in Charlottesville.  You’ll find many of those reviews in our categories on the right of this page under such titles as ‘Restaurants’ and ‘Charlottesville People and Places’. Now there’s a fresh view of some of the newer eateries in C’ville that’s catching folks’ attention, […]

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Come Stay Near Us

September 29, 2013

Our offices are located in Charlottesville, near the main corridor of Rt. 29 North (which heads northeast towards DC).   Often our clients ask for advice of where to stay when they come to town.   We like to provide THIS LINK to a site sponsored by our local library which features all kinds of places to stay in […]

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A Better Mouse Trap

July 7, 2013

All evidence suggests that the adage is right:  if you build it, they will come.   We certainly hope that’s true for this invention by Charlottesville residents. Have you ever taken a hard fall after stepping on an untied shoelace?  Have you ever wondered why a pair of shoes would be made with laces so long […]

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Feed Me Seymour

May 19, 2013

The area in and around Charlottesville’s Barracks Rd shopping center is getting a real assortment of new restaurants and eateries.  Fine by us.  We like to eat.    They range from national chain restaurants to more Virginia-based operations.  If you’ve followed our blog accounts of new eateries in C’ville…. you can see how we might end […]

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