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Katie Vlietstra

Katie Vlietstra

Vice President for Government Relations and Public Affairs
As Vice President for Government Relations and Public Affairs, I work to explain how actions on Capitol Hill can impact the self-employed. I love D.C. and have made my home in Capitol Hill, where I live with my husband and black Labrador, Coltrane. We love playing volleyball and softball on the National Mall.

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News Items

Contested 2020 Presidential Election; Former Vice President Biden on Track for 306 Electoral College Votes

Note: The NASE does not endorse political candidates Former Vice President Joe Biden is on track to be declared the winner of the 2020 presidential campaign, unseating President Trump following a bitter campaign during a global health pandemic.
Posted on Nov 23, 2020

NASE Supports Bipartisan Legislation to Deduct Health Insurance Costs

The National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE) enthusiastically supports H.R. 3880, “Tax Fairness for the Self-Employed Act” introduced by Congressman Antonio Delgado (D-NY) and Congressman John Joyce, M.D. (R-PA). The legislation would allow the 34 million self-employed individuals to deduct their health care premiums as a business deduction, saving self-employed individuals an average of $750 a year.
Posted on Aug 27, 2019

Trump Gives First State of the Union

President Trump gave his first State of the Union address on Tuesday, January 30, celebrating his one year in office and successful passage of a key campaign promise, comprehensive tax reform.
Posted on Feb 27, 2018

NASE Minute Segments

Small Business Saturday
Shop Small and Shop Local. Small Business Saturday is celebrated on the Saturday after Thanksgiving

Posted on Nov 19, 2020

NASE Survey
Your insights and opinions are shared with lawmakers. Bookmark our survey page and be sure to check back for our next survey.

Posted on Jun 13, 2019

Small Business Roundtable
Organizations committed to improving the entrepreneurial environment while advocating for more than 30 million American Small Businesses.

Posted on May 30, 2019

Retirement Security in America
More access to tools that can insure retirement security. LINK from the video:

Posted on Apr 25, 2019

NASE's Washington Watch
Be the first to know about legislative action that affects you and your business.

Posted on Mar 7, 2019

Small Business Saturday
Support your local businesses on Small Business Saturday!

Posted on Nov 21, 2018

Midterm Elections are Here!
Are you Registered to Vote? Make Sure Your Voice is Heard.

Posted on Nov 1, 2018

National Small Business Week

Posted on Apr 26, 2018

Help Us Help You!
In this NASE Minute, Katie Vlietstra invites you to voice your opinion and help decide what the NASE should work towards in the best interest of the small business community. Survey Link:

Posted on Mar 15, 2018

Are Quarterly Estimated Tax Payments Really Needed?
Find out more about quarterly estimated tax payments. How much should my quarterly payment be and what happens if I do not make payments? What are a 3 safe harbors to help you avoid penalties? Always remember, do not pay in more taxes than you have to.

Posted on Apr 21, 2016

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