NASE News

    3 Do’s & Don’ts of Filing Your Taxes

  • Navigating business taxes can be a complicated and even scary process, whether you’re new to the system or not. In fact, the surge of the “gig economy” means more Americans than ever will be working through filing business taxes this year. According to the Gig Economy Index, nearly one in three US workers are earning side incomes through jobs like freelance writing and Uber driving that could be classified as businesses by the IRS.
    Posted on Feb 28, 2020
  • TAX SEASON: Small Biz Expert Warns Now is the Time to Prepare for New Changes Effective for 2019 Tax Return Filings

  • With two-months until the deadline to file 2019 tax returns, Keith Hall, the 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, encourages small business owners to “start preparing now by gathering your documents and reviewing key policies and updates to the tax code intended to make filing returns simpler, more efficient and beneficial.”
    Posted on Feb 12, 2020
  • What Are the Benefits of Collaboration Tools for Small Businesses?

  • If your business isn’t currently using collaboration tools, then you’re missing out on a fantastic way of improving the efficiency and productivity of your business! You may think that a collaboration tool is only important for a large business, but it is also helpful for a small business. Collaboration software brings everyone together, which creates several advantages for your small business.
    Posted on Feb 04, 2020
  • Seven Bipartisan Policies Where President Trump and Congress Can Find Common Ground to Boost Small Business Success

  • In advance of President Donald J. Trump’s State of the Union Address tomorrow before a joint session of Congress, Keith Hall, President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE) published an op-ed in The Hillnewspaper outlining, “Seven Ways Trump and Congress Can Boost Small Business.”
    Posted on Feb 03, 2020
  • The Small Ways that Businesses Can Control a Setback

  • Running a business is not as easy as most entrepreneurs will make it seem, especially if you’re looking at Instagram. All you may be seeing are big smiles, clever memes, and “huge profits” --but there’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes. One of them is setback. It’s rarely spoken of while it’s happening, but it does happen. And surprise, it’s normal.
    Posted on Jan 31, 2020 by Susan Ranford
  • 5 Tips for Small Business Owners to Start the Year off Right

  • It’s a new year and as a small business owner, you’re excited to improve your business and achieve even greater results than in 2019. However, 2020 is set to be another competitive year across many industries. Brands are all jockeying for position to be seen by customers, driving up advertising costs and making it harder to stand out from the crowd with your product or service.
    Posted on Jan 28, 2020
  • Expanded Opportunities for Retirement Savings

  • Prior to Congress adjourning for 2019, the House and Senate passed a government spending bill that included the SECURE Act, also known as the “Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019,”which has been supported by the NASE.
    Posted on Jan 28, 2020
  • Major Change to America’s Retirement System Offers Flexibility and Options for Small Businesses

  • Prior to Congress adjourning for 2019, the House and Senate passed a government spending bill that included the SECURE Act, also known as the “Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019,”which has been supported by the NASE.
    Posted on Jan 15, 2020