The Small Business Advocate - January/February 2010

Vol. 29
No. 1

The following is a newsletter from the Office of Advocacy for January/February 2010. The key topics discussed in the newsletter are:

Regulatory News

  • Federal Agency Compliance with RFA Saves Small Firms $7 Billion

  • Advocacy Comments on Plans to Improve the Paperwork Reduction Act

  • Advocacy Asks EPA to Conduct Full Small Business Review of Greenhouse Gas Rulemakings

  • Intern Joins Advocacy Staff

Research Notes

  • Small Business Quarterly Indicators for Fourth Quarter 2009

  • Tough Labor Markets Tied to Startups of Smallest Firms

  • Income and Wealth in Households with Small Businesses

Tax News

  • IRS Recommends New Requirements for Tax Return Preparers

  • Free Tax Help Available Nationwide

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