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THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FROM THE SALT LAKE CHAMBER WITH YOUR METRO BUSINESS REPORT.

According to the Wells Fargo, December decreases in both transportation costs and utility bills led to the sixth consecutive decline in the local overall cost of living.

Regal Rents has expanded its party and catering services, such as tents, chairs, and china, for February 2002.

According to IPO.com, LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae is the third leading IPO law firm with $2,896,000,000.00 dollars in total offer amount.

According to Wisan, Smith, Racker & Prescott, volunteers for the Olympic Winter Games may qualify for tax deductions. Volunteers should keep track of amounts spent on transportation, dry cleaning, and, in some cases, even meals. Consult a tax professional for more information.

Here’s an Olympic business fact: Intermountain Health Care will staff 35 temporary medical clinics during the Games. More than 13,000 people volunteered for 1,317 medical positions. Another 300 medical volunteers will staff the Paralympics.

The Business to Business Expo will be held May 8, 9, and 10 at the Salt Palace. It is the largest business trade show west of the Mississippi. In honor of the Chamber’s 100th Anniversary, this year’s expo has a special area for businesses that are 100 years old or older. There will also be the Office of the Future. The Business to Business Expo is where your questions get answered. Call the Chamber now to reserve your booth at 328-5043 or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.

THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.

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