As finance professionals gear up for 2015, there are a few things to consider as the fiscal budget comes to a close: Over the next 12 months, the possibility of regulation regarding the increase of federal minimum wage is imminent. The current legislature is being called upon to boost wages for 15 million workers. While seen as a great stride in strengthening the economy, this could prove worrisome for organizations looking to successfully expand while containing costs.
ATLANTA, Georgia, December 16, 2014 -- Clear Lane Freight Systems, an eco-friendly, economy long haul/LTL solution provider has just finished a six-week, 3PL bill processing rollout with its new back office transformation partner and leader in freight process outsourcing, DDC FPO.
Following last year’s sequester, and the continuing resolutions that followed, the house and senate recently released an Omnibus Appropriations – all 12 bills in one – agreement for the fiscal year of 2014, in mid-January of this year.
The deal will fund the federal government at an overall level of $1.012 trillion, an increase of $45 billion in comparison to last year’s fiscal levels, post sequestration.