NASE News

  • NASE Encourages Simplification & Parity as the House Votes on Tax Reform Proposal

    Nov 16, 2017

    Keith Hall, President and CEO of the National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE), the nation's leading advocate and resource for the self-employed and micro-businesses, offered the following comments as the House of Representatives votes today on its tax proposal:

  • Senate GOP Tax Proposal Encourages Simplification of the Tax Code

    Nov 09, 2017

    Keith Hall, President and CEO of the National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE), the nation's leading advocate and resource for the self-employed and micro-businesses, issued the following statement in reaction to today’s release of the Senate GOP tax proposal:

  • Get Started: Mixed small business reception for GOP tax plan (Washington Post)

    Nov 06, 2017

    The GOP’s proposed tax overhaul is getting a mixed reaction from small business advocates, with some saying they hope the plan will be revised as it makes its way through Congress.

  • House GOP Tax Bill a “Great Step” for Small Businesses & Self-Employed

    Nov 02, 2017

    Keith Hall, President and CEO of the National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE), the nation's leading advocate and resource for the self-employed and micro-businesses, issued the following statement in reaction to today’s release of the House GOP tax proposal:

  • Small Business Experts Available to Discuss Open Enrollment of Health Care Season

    Oct 30, 2017

    As health care’s open enrollment season kicks off this week, small business experts are available to discuss what entrepreneurs and the small business community need to know during this critical time.

  • NASE Applauds Senate Introduction of “Copper Plan” Health Insurance Legislation

    Oct 19, 2017

    Yesterday, bipartisan legislation was introduced in the United States Senate to create a new tier of coverage, commonly referred to as a “Copper Plan,” under the Affordable Care Act and making health insurance more accessible and affordable for America’s small business community.

  • Choosing the Right Retirement Plan for Small Business Owners

    Oct 18, 2017

    Planning for retirement can be a complicated and overwhelming process. To better maximize the potential for success in retirement, it is essential for small business owners to understand the basics regarding the retirement options available. With this knowledge, small business owners can achieve maximum results and choose the right plan for their future. Many choices are available to include a SIMPLE or Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees IRA, a SEP IRA or Simplified Employee Pension IRA, a Solo (Individual) 401k and a Defined Benefit Plan. The most popular plans are the SIMPLE IRA and Solo (Individual) 401k. The pros and cons of each plan are discussed below.

  • Deductible Expenses

    Oct 18, 2017

    Question: I am attempting to complete my first Schedule C for my new business and I am not sure what is deductible. Do you have a list of deductible expenses that I can use? Answer: There are certainly expenses that are common to all small businesses and those that are common to specific industries.