TPP Deal Good for Small Business

October 5, 2015

NSBA and its international arm, the Small Business Exporters Association applaud today’s groundbreaking approval of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a trade deal that stands to improve small-business access to foreign markets.


NSBA Cautions Against New Overtime Rules

September 3, 2015

NSBA today submitted comments warning against the DOL's proposed rules on overtime pay which, in addition to the massive salary threshold increase, has not allowed an appropriate time frame for stakeholders to properly study and survey the far-reaching impacts the rule will have.


NSBA Economic Report: Small-Business Outlook Dims

July 29, 2015

NSBA today released its 2015 Mid-Year Economic Report which shows a small-business community with a less positive outlook on the overall economy than just six months ago. Regardless, the majority remain confident in their own business with projections of growth in the coming year.


NSBA Recognizes Pittsburg’s Marilyn Landis for Small Business Advocacy

June 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2015 Contact: Molly Brogan Day 202-552-2904 Washington, D.C. — The National Small Business Association (NSBA) today recognized Marilyn Landis, founder, president and CEO of co-owner of Basic Business Concepts, Inc. in Pittsburgh, Pa. as a finalist for the 2015 Lewis Shattuck Small Business Advocate...


New NSBA Survey: Taxes Hamper Small-Business Growth

April 8, 2015

NSBA today released its 2015 Small Business Taxation Survey which shows growing the administrative burden of the U.S. tax code, namely: one-in-three small firms report spending in excess of 80 hours per year on the administration of federal taxes.