Family Business Matters; Research, Data and Issues Facing Family Businesses in 2021

Family Businesses employ 59% of all workers in the US and generate 54% of GDP, (“2021 Contribution of Family Businesses to the US Economy”; Piper and Astrachan by FEUSA), yet they face challenges from Congress each day that nonfamily businesses do not face. Family businesses are always concerned about the economy and legislation and how they will both impact their businesses.

Learn more about the current family business research, supported by Cornell University Smith Family Business Initiative, on family businesses in
the US, as well as the concerns and issues of family businesses before and after the pandemic, from the 2021 FEUSA Annual Family Business Survey.

Family Enterprise USA advocates for American Family business. We help family businesses communicate their challenges and contributions to American economic freedom to Legislators. We represent all American family businesses; not just specific industries and provide research to enhance the opportunity for success. We help family businesses continue to establish their unique business legacy. Family Enterprise USA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.. Family foundations can donate.