Chabot, Velázquez Introduce Bipartisan Small Business Tax Bill

Washington – Today, Congressman Steve Chabot (R-OH), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Small Business, partnered with Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez (D-NY), Chairwoman of the House Committee on Small Business, to introduce the Small Business Owners’ Tax Simplification Act of 2019. The bipartisan legislation would provide small business owners with much needed clarity as they navigate the complex United States tax code by updating the code to reflect both technological advancements and modern business models. Whether through allowing elect... [...]

Ranking Member Chabot Introduces Bipartisan Veteran Owned Small Business Bill

Washington – Today, Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH) partnered with Rep. Jack Bergman (R-MI), Rep. Lou Correa (D-CA), and Rep. Antonio Delgado (D-NY) to introduce the Service-Disabled Veterans Small Business Continuation Act. This bipartisan legislation would allow the surviving spouse of a less than 100% service-disabled veteran to retain the federal contracting preference as a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business for three years. Currently, only surviving spouses of 100% service-disabled veterans retain any preference, and the stat... [...]

Ranking Member Chabot Praises Passage of Bipartisan Legislation

Washington – Over the last two days the House of Representatives adopted three bipartisan Small Business Committee bills, H.R. 128, H.R. 226, and H.R. 227. Following the passage of this legislation, House Committee on Small Business Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH) said “The legislation passed today will significantly benefit American entrepreneurs as they work to start and scale their businesses. I look forward to continuing to work with Chairwoman Velázquez and my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to bolster the remarkable economic grow... [...]

Ranking Member Chabot Responds to December Jobs Report

Washington – Today, Congressman Steve Chabot (R-OH), Ranking Member of the House Small Business Committee, released the following statement in response to the Department of Labor’s December 2018 jobs report. “Last month 312,000 jobs were added in the United States, again highlighting the health of our nation’s economy and the success of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s strong growth policies. As we begin 2019, it is imperative that Congress continue to work toward fostering this economic growth. With over 30 million small businesses throughout the c... [...]

Chairman Chabot Praises Small Business Benefits of Tax Reform

Washington – Today, the House of Representatives passed the final version of H.R. 88, the Retirement, Savings, and Other Tax Relief Act and the Taxpayer First Act. Key provisions of this legislation would significantly benefit American small businesses. Whether it is through assisting business owners with providing employee retirement plans or redesigning a more taxpayer friendly Internal Revenue Service (IRS), this legislation is another step by Congress to spur economic growth and modernize the tax code. House Committee on Small Business Chai... [...]