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 Optimism Index increased 1.4 points in August to 100.2, a reading slightly above the historical 46-year average. Seven of the 10 Index components improved, two declined, and one was unchanged. The NFIB Uncertainty Index increased two points in August to 90, the second-highest reading since 2017.
August 2020 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