Healthcare for Small Business

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    Small-business owners from across the country have been telling NFIB about their experiences with the Affordable Care Act

Read NFIB’s positions on healthcare reform that affects small businesses.

NFIB is committed to seeking legislative reforms that help small businesses. And, since 1986, our small business members have told us that increasing healthcare costs are their No. 1 problem. NFIB has worked tirelessly to offer solutions and encourage Congress to pursue reforms that will help lower healthcare costs and provide affordable options for small businesses.

Understanding the New Healthcare Law

The new healthcare legislation was signed into law March 23, 2010, leaving many small business owners wondering: What does this mean for me? What do I have to do now? NFIB has answers.


The Healthcare Playbook: A Small Business Guide to PPACA

This printable document provides details about the timeline of new fees and regulations set to take effect, as well as information about whether these provisions will affect you and your business.


Legislative Activity

NFIB opposed the Obama administration’s healthcare law because we believe it increases costs for small businesses. We remain committed to helping small-business owners plan and comply with this new law, but that doesn’t mean the fight is over. NFIB continues to advocate for legislative proposals like repealing the small-business health insurance tax and the employer mandate provision.


Healthcare Policy Research

Our Research Foundation has done extensive work on healthcare policy, including a groundbreaking study that tested nine reform scenarios and their effect on small business. Other research looks at possible remedies for rising healthcare costs, the effects of an employer mandate and more.




How to Take Control of Your Business’ Health Insurance Costs

Ditching traditional insurance isn’t as risky as it sounds, and it may translate to huge healthcare savings.


Stop the Mandates!

Four proposed mandates would increase healthcare premiums.


Florida Supreme Court Deals Another Blow to Small Business

Small business owners will likely face even higher workers' comp rates following the Supreme Court's most recent anti-business ...


Nearly 20 Percent Workers’ Comp Rate Increase Proposed

A big increase in workers' comp rates was proposed last week, and it could bring higher costs to your business as soon as Augus...


Is There a Business-Friendly Alternative to Insure Tennessee?

Healthcare taskforce sought NFIB feedback for their pending proposal.


Want to Avoid a Health Insurance Premium Hike?

Share how increased rates would impact your business

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