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Employers welcome unemployment tax drop (access required)

Gov. Martin O’Malley and Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation Secretary Leonard J. Howie III announced Monday that the state’s unemployment insurance tax will drop in 2013, with some businesses seeing their rate decrease as much as 55 percent.

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National foreclosures drop again in April (access required)

National foreclosure filings in April hit the lowest monthly total since July 2007, a new report by the data firm RealtyTrac shows. The filings, which include default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions, were reported on 188,780 properties in the ...

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Corporate Office Properties Trust sees FFO drop while revenue rises

Corporate Office Properties Trust of Columbia said funds from operations dropped sharply while revenue rose. FFO — a key measure of a real estate investment trust’s financial performance — for the second quarter totaled $6 million, or 2 cents per ...

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Frederick County commisioners drop their pensions

FREDERICK — The Frederick County Commissioners are quitting the county’s employee pension plan. The all-Republican board voted Thursday to eliminate pension eligibility for themselves and future commissioners. Board President Blaine Young says the change will save $40,000 per year.

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