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The New Jersey Life Sciences Vendors Alliance (NJLSVA) is a coalition of businesses, individuals and academia who provide goods and services to New Jersey’s life sciences companies.

The NJLSVA was founded to educate suppliers on trends in industry procurement and public policy that affects the life sciences industry.

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Pennsylvania

Gov. Christie Saves Pennsylvania Reciprocity Agreement After Achieving Over $250M in Taxpayer Savings

Governor Chris Christie

Governor Chris Christie

Trenton, NJ, November 22, 2016 — Governor Chris Christie announced today that he is now able to save the income tax reciprocity agreement with Pennsylvania, thanks to health benefit reforms enacted since the FY17 budget passed.

In September, the State Health Benefits Commission and Plan Design Committee identified and enacted healthcare reforms to save State taxpayers over $200 million for Calendar Year 2017 ($100.5 million for Fiscal Year 2017). Continue reading

NJ Spotlight: Is Governor Christie Resolved to End Bi-State Tax Deal with Pennsylvania?

Tax 1040Trenton, NJ, November 8, 2016 — John Reitmeyer today reports on NJ Spotlight that Governor Chris Christie said over the summer that he wasn’t fully committed to his decision to scrap a longstanding tax agreement with the state of Pennsylvania that has allowed commuters in both states to pay personal income taxes where they live instead of where they work.

But with the start of the next tax year now getting closer, it’s looking more and more like the bistate pact will indeed be allowed to expire.

Reitmeyer reports that, across the river in Pennsylvania, state officials have already begun informing taxpayers that the arrangement with New Jersey, which has been in place for nearly 40 years, will be coming to an end as of December 31, 2016. Continue reading

Gov. Christie Says Decision on Ending NJ-PA Tax Pact Coming Soon

Tax 1040Trenton, NJ, August 31, 2016 — David Levinsky reports in the Burlington County Times that Gov. Chris Christie says he’s close to making a decision on whether to end a nearly 40-year-old reciprocal income-tax agreement with Pennsylvania that spares residents who commute across the Delaware River for work from being taxed by the neighboring state.

Gov. Christie has been considering ending the pact since July, when he issued an executive order directing the state treasurer and attorney general to study the issue and the potential impacts.

He told reporters this week that he expected to reach a decision soon, after saying he was still reviewing the issue earlier this month. Continue reading