NASE News

    What Small Business Owners and Employees Need to Know about Leave of Absences

  • Once a person leaves the corporate world and enters the realm of small business, either as a small business owner or as an employee, he/she encounters new sets of regulations or lack of. This is certainly true when examining laws and guidelines pertaining to taking leave of absences. This article will address this topic from three perspectives: 1) the owner’s perspective of his own leave of absence, whether that be temporary or of indeterminate length 2) the owner’s perspective when a key employee requests a leave of absence, and 3) the employee’s perspective when considering their right to take a leave of absence.
    Posted on Nov 21, 2017
  • Tax Reform

  • No doubt by this time you have heard probably more than you would like about Tax Reform. On November 2nd, Republicans in the United States House of Representatives introduced legislation outlining new guidelines to simplify a very complicated tax code. The Democrats have weighed in with their feedback and adjustments, and as of press time the U.S. Senate was preparing to release their tax reform plan as well. Now…Let the Talks Begin.
    Posted on Nov 21, 2017
  • Developing Self-Employment

  • Nicole VanHaaren is the owner of Vanhaaren Designs located in Olivet, Michigan. Vanhaaren Designs provides web and graphic designs for personal and professional use. When Nicole is not busy raising her two children, she can be found creating websites from the ground up or editing images and color schemes. Providing superior customer service is her main focus when working with clients.
    Posted on Nov 21, 2017
  • Trump Executive Order Includes Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs)

  • Long championed by the NASE, Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) have become a significant tool for the self-employed and micro-business owner to use to offer a unique, innovative health care benefit.
    Posted on Nov 21, 2017
  • NASE Encourages Simplification & Parity as the House Votes on Tax Reform Proposal

  • 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:
    Posted on Nov 16, 2017
  • Senate GOP Tax Proposal Encourages Simplification of the Tax Code

  • 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:
    Posted on Nov 09, 2017
  • Get Started: Mixed small business reception for GOP tax plan (Washington Post)

  • 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.
    Posted on Nov 06, 2017
  • House GOP Tax Bill a “Great Step” for Small Businesses & Self-Employed

  • 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:
    Posted on Nov 02, 2017