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/Texas provides the insight on how the state legislature impacted small business in 2015.
Some small business priorities were left on the table as the Florida Legislature prepares to gavel out.
Read the latest on why we oppose the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and other legislative approaches we are pursuing.
Tell Congress to protect small businesses from the latest catastrophic Internal Revenue Service penalties created in the health...
NFIB supports permanent increases to Section 179 expensing limits.
NFIB is working to defeat efforts to increase the income tax on “wealthy” individuals and couples. The definition of “wea...
This legislation would codify and strengthen commonsense regulatory reforms already in place.
NFIB is fighting to defeat various attempts to expand reasons an employee may demand time off from work, including months of un...
NFIB is gearing up for a fight against a citizens’ initiative to raise the minimum wage to $12 by 2020, index for automatic y...
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
Millions of small subcontractors and franchisees are worried that because of a recent National Labor Relations Board ruling the...
Advocacy and Elections Coverage for Small Business: NFIB. Find policy updates and analysis to understand what matters to small businesses nationally and on the state level.
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