Upon hiring, workers fill out a W-4 form with their company's payroll department, informing the government how much they'd like withheld from their paycheck.
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The national advocacy group Small Business Majority hopes to make accessing capital easier for those firms by leading Venturize into its next phase.
The D.C. Chamber of Commerce has no intention of letting go of the paid leave issue. Erik Rettig, the Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Director of national advocacy group Small Business Majority, which supported the legislation, said he's spoken with D.C.
In June 2016, OFN launched Venturize, a public awareness campaign designed to help small business owners make empowered decisions when seeking financing for their businesses.
Under the federal Family and Medical Leave Act, employers with 50 or more workers generally must allow eligible employees to take unpaid leave for up to 12 weeks annually for specified reasons.
This week, advocates of moving California to a single-payer health care system renewed their push in Sacramento. On Wednesday, hundreds of them crowded into a hearing of a special State Assembly committee that's exploring whether and how to bring universal health care to the state.
Many business owners in Maryland are scrambling to prepare for the state’s new sick-leave policy, which takes effect Sunday despite a veto last year from Gov. Larry Hogan (R) and a last-ditch attempt by the state Senate to delay it.
Small Business Majority did a scientific poll that said 60% of small businesses are for raising the minimum wage to at least $12 an hour. So in terms of stimulating our economy, this is the number one way to get people decent pay, more jobs and more sales to businesses.
John Arensmeyer, CEO of the liberal-leaning Small Business Majority, says that while his group supports changing the law to increase the amount of small business lending, "we want to make sure that any changes maintain the CRA’s focus by benefiting small businesses in underserved areas."
John Arensmeyer, founder and CEO of the advocacy organization Small Business Majority, said he would like to hear Trump discuss moves to strengthen health care for small businesses.