Small Business Trends and Research

Find the latest research, polls, and information on critical small business trends, including NFIB’s well-known monthly Small Business Economic Trends report.

Small Business Economic Trends, May 2019 »

Optimism among small business owners continued its steady climb in May, with the NFIB Small Business Optimism Index increasing 1.5 points to 105.0 

May 2019 REPORT

Holly Wade, Director of Research and Policy Analysis
Testified before a Senate Finance Committee on
The Affordable Care Act At Five Years

Holly-Wade-Testimony

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Tax Survey

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.

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