SBCA

Supporting favorable federal tax & employee benefit laws for small businesses & their owners


While much of the attention and coverage of the 2016 elections has thus far been focused on the Presidential elections, particularly with the commencement of the party primaries, the Senate will be a critical ground for both parties in 2016. Due to the present districting of the House of Representatives, there is almost no chance of Democrats being able to pick up enough seats to become the majority in the House. However, in the...

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In the wee hours of the morning today (October 30, 2015), the Senate passed the budget bill, along with its Social Security provisions, and sent it on for the President’s signature, which is universally assumed to be a formality. Although many of the advantages of file and suspend will no longer be available once the law takes full effect, and the ability to file a restricted application for spousal benefits will also be lost for...

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The Small Business Council of America (SBCA) commends  Congress  and  the White  House for  its  passage  of  the PACE Act,  a common  sense piece of legislation that will help many small businesses throughout the Nation. The PACE Act was signed into law by President Obama on October 7, 2015.   Read More PACE Act Press...

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Speaker of the House John Boehner’s last week on the job is looking like it will be an exciting one indeed.  Late yesterday, the White House and Congressional leadership from both parties announced a tentative deal to address both the budget and the debt limit until after the 2016 Presidential elections.  The discussion draft was posted on the House’s website just before midnight last night and members of both chambers will be...

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