Tax Day Offers Small Business Tax Relief

Michael Vallante
A former entrepreneur, Michael Vallante lives in Pasadena, and serves as the Small Business Administration’s Regional Administrator for California, Nevada, Arizona, Hawaii, Guam, and American Samoa.

Tax Day is coming, and while it is often a dreaded task, small business owners are celebrating the first year of significant relief under the new federal tax code. As the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Pacific Regional Administrator, I see firsthand how small businesses in our local communities are responding to the tax reform and […]

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Investing in Our Nation’s Veterans

Michael Vallante
A former entrepreneur, Michael Vallante lives in Pasadena, and serves as the Small Business Administration’s Regional Administrator for California, Nevada, Arizona, Hawaii, Guam, and American Samoa.

Supporting entrepreneurs is a priority of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) —especially our men and women who served our country. There is a positive ripple effect when we support veteran entrepreneurs not only in the economy and community, but to the rest of our military men and women transitioning to civilian life. Time after […]

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Tax Reform – An Opportunity for Growth and Success for California’s Small Businesses

Michael Vallante
A former entrepreneur, Michael Vallante lives in Pasadena, and serves as the Small Business Administration’s Regional Administrator for California, Nevada, Arizona, Hawaii, Guam, and American Samoa.

This year, there is a reason to celebrate on April 17th: the simpler, fairer, tax system is making a real difference for families and businesses. As a result of the Tax Reform Act passed last year by Congress, Americans are more optimistic about the economy than they’ve been in a long time.   On Main Streets […]

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