NASE Advocacy Efforts

Know Your Self-Employed Rights

Through NASE, the self-employed and micro-businesses have a powerful voice representing their interests. NASE has a strong track record of advocating for its Members on Capitol Hill.

  • NASE Pushes for Greater Use of HRAs

    Feb 26, 2018

    NASE, a long standing champion, of health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs), requested the the Departments of Labor, Health & Human Services, and Treasury, rescind guidance that was issued in 2015 the severely restricted how small businesses use HRAs.

  • NASE Testifies on the Challenges of Occupational Licensing

    Feb 22, 2018

    NASE President and CEO, Keith Hall, testified today in front of the House Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access on “Occupational Hazards: How Excessive Licensing Hurts Small Business."

  • NASE Supports Nomination of David C. Tryon, for Chief Counsel for Advocacy at (SBA)

    Feb 13, 2018

    NASE joined dozens of other small business associations in support of the confirmation of David C. Tryon, as Chief Counsel for Advocacy at the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

  • NASE Pushes for HSA Expansion

    Nov 27, 2017

    In a letter to Senators Hatch (R-UT) and Wyden (D-OR), NASE and nearly a hundred organizations, advocated for the expansion of Health Savings Accounts (HSAs).

  • NASE Applauds Small Business Tax Bill Introduced by Chairman Chabot

    Sep 11, 2017

    The NASE enthusiastically supports H.R. 3717, the Small Business Owners’ Tax Simplification Act, introduced by House Small Business Committee chairman Steve Chabot (R-OH) and ranking member Nydia Velázquez (D-NY).

  • NASE Urges Senate Action on Nominees

    Aug 03, 2017

    On Thursday, August 3, the NASE along with 90 other business organizations urged Leader McConnell and Minority Leader Schumer "to take expeditious steps to ensure the timely confirmation of qualified pending nominees to administration positions."

  • NASE Sends Letter on Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 (BCRA)

    Jun 26, 2017

    The NASE has sent a letter to Senate leadership requesting that they refrain from imposing a new taxes on employer benefits as they debate and revise the "Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017."

  • NASE Supports Preventive Health Savings Act Legislation

    Jun 21, 2017

    The NASE along with 117 organizations sent congressional legislation a letter of support in increasing opportunities for individuals to access preventive health resources. Bipartisan legislation has been introduced in the House, led by Congressman Burgess (R) and Congresswoman DeGettee (D).

  • NASE Supports House Legislation to Overturn DOL Fiduciary Rule

    Jun 12, 2017

    The NASE applauds legislation introduced by Representatives Roskam (R-IL) and Roe (R-TN) that would overturn the Department of Labor's recently enacted fiduciary rule.

  • Senate Leaders Urged Not to Tax Employer Health Benefits in Letter

    Jun 09, 2017

    As Senate leaders work to draft legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act, NASE along with 49 other organizations, sent a letter requesting that any repeal legislation refrain from adding any additional taxes on employer provided benefits.