PROTECTING SMALL BUSINESS, PROMOTING ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Letters to Congress

December 20th, 2017 by

SBE Council joined allies in the small business community to voice support for the nomination of David C. Tyron to serve as Chief Counsel for Advocacy, SBA Office of Advocacy.  A letter was sent to Senators James Risch (R-ID) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Chairman and Ranking Member (respectively) of the Senate Committee on Small Business […]

December 18th, 2017 by

Dear Member of the United States Congress: America’s burdensome and non-competitive tax system has long been a major challenge and top issue of concern for our nation’s small businesses and entrepreneurs.  The “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” (H.R. 1) finally changes that by providing significant tax relief.  The pro-growth provisions in H.R. 1 are exactly […]

December 11th, 2017 by

SBE Council joined business allies, and signed a letter to all Members of the U.S. Congress urging action and relief from the impending 40 percent “Cadillac” tax on employer-sponsored health coverage before the end of this year. In 2015, Congress acted to protect Americans from the Cadillac tax by delaying it for two years.  Congress […]

December 1st, 2017 by

December 1, 2017 Dear United States Senator: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) and our more than 100,000 members nationwide strongly support the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.  The bill provides significant and long overdue tax relief to America’s entrepreneurs, and will fuel strong economic growth that will help boost the revenues and […]

November 16th, 2017 by

To Members of the United States House of Representatives: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) urges you to vote in favor of H.R. 1, the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.”  A vote in favor of H.R. 1 is a vote for strong economic growth, entrepreneurship, and healthy investment.  This important legislation will boost […]

October 27th, 2017 by

For a pdf copy of this letter please click here. The Honorable Steve Chabot                                    The Honorable Nydia Velazquez Chairman                                        […]

October 27th, 2017 by

For a pdf copy of the letter click here. Dear Chairmen and Ranking Members: As trade associations representing millions of Main Street businesses, we strongly support the tax framework’s goal of promoting investment and job creation by all businesses – C corporations, S corporations, partnerships, and sole proprietorships alike. The new, lower tax rate on […]

October 25th, 2017 by

Dear Member of the U.S. House of Representatives: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) and its nationwide network of entrepreneurs and small business owners strongly urge the U.S. House to approve the Senate-passed H. Con. Res. 71, the FY 2018 budget resolution.  Advancing the resolution, without amendment, is a critical issue for our […]

October 20th, 2017 by

Open Letter to the House of Representatives: Take Up Senate Budget to Expedite Tax Reform On behalf of the undersigned organizations and our millions of members, we urge the House of Representatives to pass H. Con. Res. 71, the fiscal year 2018 budget resolution, as amended and passed by the Senate. The budget process serves […]

October 19th, 2017 by

DRUG IMPORTATION: A Threat to Safety, Innovation, and the U.S. Economy Dear Member of the United States Senate: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) and our nationwide membership of entrepreneurs and small businesses have long opposed the importation of prescription drugs due to the serious harm it poses to safety, innovation and the […]

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