A $15 per hour federal minimum wage would result in over 1.6 million lost jobs; 57% of losses from small businesses.
Health insurance, labor, and taxes: Learn more about what keeps small business owners up at night.
What benefits do small businesses provide their employees? The NFIB Research Center surveyed them to find out.
Find the latest research, polls, and information on critical small business trends, including NFIB’s well-known monthly Small Business Economic Trends report.
The NFIB Small Business Optimism Index rose 2.4 points in March to 98.2. March’s reading is the first return to the average historical reading since last November. The NFIB Uncertainty Index increased six points to 81, which was primarily driven by owners being more uncertain about whether it is a good time to expand their business and make capital expenditures in the coming months.
March 2021 Report
NFIB Small Business Problems and Priorities
This is the tenth edition of this publication. The volumes are among the NFIB Research Foundation’s most popular publications and therefore have become a staple.
Tax Survey I
NFIB’s Research Center randomly sampled 20,000 NFIB members between February and April 2018 and asked about the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Here’s how small business owners responded about the new law.
Tax Survey II
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, One Year Later, Part II