About the NASE

The NASE provides a comprehensive package of offerings and benefits to its members, including:

Focused 'How-To' Resources

The NASE offers entrepreneurs and small business owners a wide range of resources and tools to help you run your business successfully.  Members are automatically e-mailed every issue of the NASE's monthly e-newsletter, SelfInformed.  Members can access even more articles and resources online through the NASE's Learning Center.  NASE Members also have unlimited access to the NASE consultants to ask tax, finance, retirement and/or operations questions.

Value-Added Benefits

Our focus is your success, and NASE Members have access to a menu of high-value benefits that contribute to your success. Through our consolidated buying power, you cut your costs on many products and services such as: 

  • Legal help
  • Healthcare insurance plans, including major medical, prescription drug, plus dental and vision plans
  • Home office insurance
  • Credit cards
  • Office supplies
  • Website design
  • Travel services, including rental car fees and hotels

Scholarships

NASE Members can apply for an NASE Succeed Scholarship to help pay for university or college courses, business certification or training, and other courses and seminars to help improve their business. Additionally, the NASE Scholarship Program provides annual financial scholarships to children and dependents of NASE Members. The NASE's Future Entrepreneur Scholarship is the largest scholarship in the nation devoted to the promotion of entrepreneurship among young people. Over $1.9 million has been awarded since the scholarship program was launched in 1989. 

Your Voice in D.C.

The NASE champions small businesses by providing a powerful voice backed by hundreds of thousands of members. Key federal legislative priorities include:

  • The Economy and Micro-Business
  • Fairness in Tax Compliance
  • Access to Affordable Health Coverage
  • Self-Employment Tax on Health Insurance Premiums
  • Improving Our Health Care System
  • Home Office Deduction Simplification
  • Tax Cuts for Small Business
  • Estate Tax Relief
  • Retirement Security
  • Federal Small-Business Programs
  • Tax-Free Internet

Read more about our Top Federal Legislative Issues in the Your Voice in D.C. section.

Your Voice in D.C.

Are your small business needs drowned out by the giant corporate interests appealing to Congress?  There's strength in numbers, and with the NASE as your champion, your concerns receive their deserved consideration in federal regulations and small business laws.

NASE in Action

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