NFIB is the leading advocate for small business owners, with offices in Washington, D.C., and every state capital. Our mission is to defend the right of small business owners to run their businesses without undue government interference and to advance public policies that promote their success. We proudly represent hundreds of thousands of members nationwide from every industry and sector. And we are the only major business organization whose policies and positions are established by the members directly, not by executive staff or the Board of Directors. That’s what makes us credible, widely respected and effective.
Elected officials constantly debate raising, reducing or reforming taxes, and the effects on small businesses are profound. NFIB analyzes current tax law... Learn More
The cost and quality of health insurance, not to mention its complexity, is a top concern for small business owners. NFIB advocates for further reform... Learn More
The well-financed and influential labor union agenda often has serious implications for small business owners. NFIB makes public both sides of the debate... Learn More
Regulations pose an enormous burden on small business. NFIB analyzes proposed regulations and represents small business before the Congress, media and enforcement... Learn More
Farmers face many issues that are typical to small business, but they also have unique challenges. NFIB is proud to serve these members... Learn More
Energy laws and regulations proposed to protect the environment often have big consequences for small business owners. NFIB provides balance in the debate... Learn More
Because small business provides the majority of U.S. jobs, public policy that affects small business also affects the economy. NFIB ensures members are represented... Learn More
NFIB is gearing up for a fight against a citizens’ initiative to raise the minimum wage to $12 by 2020, index for automatic y...
Urge your legislators to oppose SB6 today!
EPA issued a memo clarifying areas of the rule that they will enforce and is accepting comments on a new burdensome lead rule.
Thanks to the voices of thousands of NFIB's small business owners, Congress passed the small business expensing limit at $500,0...
NFIB supports making permanent important tax-relief provisions that have been recently enacted and extended.
Inside the Legislature in the Interim
The President has just vetoed a bipartisan joint resolution of disapproval for the EPA's Waters of the U.S. rule, but there is ...
NFIB has objected to the new rule in comments to the DOL. We need you to tell Members of Congress that DOL's proposal is unwork...
The bill to reform Ohio's Unemployment Compensation System is taking shape.
NFIB is supporting legislation to extend the natural gas pipeline and to expand access to hydroelectric power, saving 10 to 20%...
Tell Congress to Support H.R. 3
NFIB has surveyed its small business members numerous times on the issue of changing the term limits law and each time they hav...
NFIB supports mandatory sanctions for lawyers who bring frivolous lawsuits.
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