UK retail sales plunge, underlining risk of recession

James G. Cole

A man carries a Union Jack themed shopping bag as he walks along an empty shopping street in Blackpool, Britain, March 9, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UK retail sales drop 1.6% m/m in August vs 0.5% forecast ONS says all retail […]

Florida’s 1st Tool Time Sales Tax Holiday starts Saturday

James G. Cole

TAMPA, Fla.  — Florida’s first Tool Time Sales Tax Holiday starts on Saturday, September 6, and runs for a week. During the holiday, qualifying items that are commonly used by trade workers are exempt from sales tax. That includes things like power tools, work boots, tool boxes and more. Eligible Items […]