The Small Business Advocate - April 2014

Brooke Nelson

The April 2014 issue of The Small Business Advocate features a visit by Chief Counsel for Advocacy Dr. Winslow Sargeant to Fargo, North Dakota, for the Small Business Innovations Summit. While there, he met with many small business owners, entrepreneurs, and investors, and discussed how innovation and creativity are thriving in the state. A message from Dr. Sargeant outlines Advocacy’s 2014 Legislative Principles. In addition, our recently updated Frequently Asked Questions is published. Also featured is the recent confirmation of the new SBA administrator, Maria Contreras-Sweet, and the addition of two new employees to Advocacy’s staff. Finally, a request for comments was issued on a new cybersecurity report and a list of resources is provided to help small businesses with taxes.