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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 Continues to Provide Critical Input on Tax Reform Proposal

In a statement to the House Ways and Means Committee, the National Association for the Self-Employed continues to emphasize the need for comprehensive tax reform that is inclusive of the 22 million self-employed.
Posted on May 15, 2013

Learn More About the Marketplace Fairness Act and Share Your Thoughts

On Monday, May 6, 2013, the United States Senate passed S. 743, Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013, by a vote of 69-27 (with four Senators not voting). Requiring catalog and internet merchants to collect and remit sales tax to states. The legislation exempts those companies whose revenue does not exceed $1 million in internet sales.
Posted on May 13, 2013

In IRS Comment Letter, NASE Supports the Simplified Home Office Deduction

In response to the IRS's request for comment on the simplified home office deduction, the NASE enthusiastically supported the proposed change.
Posted on Apr 16, 2013

NASE Provides Critical Feedback to Small Business Tax Reform Discussion Draft

In a April 15th letter to Chairman Camp, Congressman Buchanan, and Congresswoman Schwartz, the NASE was critical but encouraging towards the reform efforts.
Posted on Apr 15, 2013

NASE Shares Frustration in Continued Delays on Implementation of the JOBS Act

On Thursday, April 11, 2013, the House Small Business subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations held a hearing on the implementation of the JOBS Act, which has been significantly delayed due to regulatory inaction, the NASE submitted an official Statement of the Record expressing our exacerbation on the lack of action.
Posted on Apr 15, 2013

NASE Provides Comment on Small Business Hearing Focused on Tax Reform

The National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE) respectfully submits this official statement for the record on today’s hearing, “Small Business Tax Reform: Growth Through Simplicity.”
Posted on Apr 15, 2013

H.R. 886 Calls for Permanent Deduction to Health Insurance Deduction for Self-Employed

Legislation making permanent the health insurance deduction for the self-employed was introduced by Representatives Gerlach (R-PA) and Kind (D-WI) in February, today received the full support of the National Association for the Self-Employed in a letter to the two lawmakers.
Posted on Mar 20, 2013

NASE Comments on ACA Tax Provisions: Highlights Lack of Options for SE

The National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE) respectfully submits this official statement for the record on the Subcommittee on Oversight’s hearing held on Tuesday, March 5, 2013. For the 22 million self-employed Americans (78% of all small business in the United States), we continue to voice the same concerns we have had on the tax-related provisions included in the Affordable Care Act and their impact on America’s smallest businesses, the self-employed.
Posted on Mar 20, 2013

Learn More About the Simplified Home Office Deduction!

On Tuesday, January 5, 2013, the Department of Treasury announced that starting in the 2013 tax year, a new simplified deduction calculation would be available for those with a home office, used regularly and exclusively for business, resulting in a $1,500 standard deduction. Based on $5 per square foot calculation, that would cap the allowable space to 300 square feet.
Posted on Jan 18, 2013

NASE Formally Requests Hearing on Small Business Tax Bill (H.R. 6102)

This afternoon, the National Association for the Self-Employed formally requested a hearing on H.R. 6102, America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2012, by the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Tax and Select Revenue.
Posted on Jul 30, 2012

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