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Home Local Maryland Government Announcement Originally published July 18, 2013

Media Advisory: Comptroller Franchot Announces Outreach Campaign for Howard Co. Small Business Owners



Comptroller Franchot Announces Outreach Campaign for

 

Howard Co. Small Business Owners

 

- Press Event Highlights Potential Tax Credits Available to Business Owners -

 

 

WHO:             Comptroller Peter Franchot

                        Representative Elijah Cummings, United States Congress

                        Carolyn Quattrocki, Director, Governor’s Office of Health Reform

Vincent DeMarco, Maryland Health Care For All! Coalition

Maura Rossman,Howard County Health Officer

Local business representatives

                       

 

WHAT:          Comptroller Franchot, along with Congressman Elijah Cummings and state and local officials, will announce a first-of-its-kind outreach campaign to small businesses in Howard County which may be eligible for special tax credits.

 

                        The Comptroller’s Office is participating in a pilot program introduced by Maryland Health Care for All Coalition aimed at informing more than 5,000 small businesses in HowardCounty about potentially eligibility for tax credits under the Affordable Care Act.  Using tax data, the Comptroller’s Office compiled the list of businesses and is mailing out the notice to protect confidentiality. This is the first time in the nation that a state financial official has sent such a notice to encourage small business to take advantage of the tax credits. 

 

WHEN           Monday, July 22, 2013  

 

  

WHERE:       10:30 a.m.                                                                     

                        Howard Community College

                        Rouse Student Services Hall – Room 400

                        10901 Little Patuxent Parkway

                        Columbia, MD 21044

 

CONTACT:  Christine Feldmann, 410-260-6346 (office), 443-336-0215 (cell)