Is Rising Small Business Regulation Driving Down Business Formation?
By Fidelity Bank
Posted: January 29, 2015
Small Business Trends – Scott Shane (01/12/15)
Small business owners are increasingly frustrated by government regulation, which they say has become a major problem in recent years. Twenty-two percent of small business owners surveyed to the National Federation of Independent Business’s November member survey say that governmental regulation and red tape is the most important issue that they face today, just one percentage point fewer than the fraction that identified taxes the number one problem.