IFA to Congress: Franchises Offer a Valuable Avenue to Job Creation

Link: IFA to Congress: Franchises Offer a Valuable Avenue to Job Creation

Last week, IFA President & CEO Steve Caldeira penned an op-ed in Roll Call, the oldest publication covering Capitol Hill, highlighting several short and long-term policy areas Congress should address right now to accelerate job growth by franchise businesses.

These include eliminating regulations that would help spur access to credit, addressing comprehensive tax reform as well as extending expiring tax extenders critical to small businesses such as the Work Opportunity Tax Credit and the 15-year depreciation schedule, eliminating the employer mandate provision in the health care law, among others. 

Follow the link above for the full piece or click here to read IFA’s full policy platform delivered to Congress last month. 

Posted by Matt Haller, IFA Sr. Director of Communications