Landmark OregonSaves retirement program readies for statewide launch with support of small businesses, business leaders

OregonSaves will be open to those with no saving option at work; larger employers to start getting notices next week SALEM – To help address the looming crisis of inadequate retirement savings, Oregon this month launched the test phase of OregonSaves, an innovative program that will allow hundreds of thousands of people to start saving […]

JULY/AUGUST IRS News Releases and Headliners

Below are summaries to the most recent headliners and news releases. Full article with links: July_August 2017 IRS Headliners and Event Updates Free IRS Webinars & Upcoming Events: August 10, 2017 – Understanding Individual Taxpayer Identification Numbers (ITINs) and the ITIN Renewal Process August 15 & 16, 2017 – Webisode: Reminders for Form 2290 – […]

Tualatin ADA Taskforce Seeking Members

The City of Tualatin is starting work on an ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Transition Plan for the City. As part of that, we are convening an ADA Taskforce. We are currently recruiting for members now through July 20th. Also, if you have interest and experience with disabilities, we’d encourage you to apply! It’s a […]

2017 Legislative Report – Week 23

Dear OSCC Members and Colleagues – The legislature is now done. The Senate adjourned at noon on Friday and the House followed suit at 3:30 Friday afternoon. This is what happened in the final week of session that will impact local business communities. Labor Bills: BOLI Overtime Fix: House Bill 3458 was negotiated and passed […]

2017 Legislative Report – Week 21

Dear OSCC Members and Colleagues – Last week was a classic good news, bad news week for our businesses. The good news? The legislative leadership scrapped plans to pursue a major tax increase. At issue was House Bill 2830, which for weeks looked like it would be passed out of committee as a new gross […]

STEM Education: Fun for Kids and Good for Tualatin

At Lam Research, STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) fields are at the heart of the technologies we develop, so we know first-hand their significant business value.  We have also seen the positive impact STEM education offers communities:  students discover exciting and rewarding careers, develop a lifelong love for learning and giving back, and some […]