TITLE

Independent contractor or employee? Déjà vu all over again

AUTHOR(S)
KALISH, JERRY
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Oct2009, Vol. 23 Issue 13, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the importance of the proper classification of a worker as an independent contractor or employee in the U.S. It offers a comparison between employers and independent contractors in terms of the obligation of the employer. The three factors to consider in such classification are behavioral control, financial control and type of relationship. It points out that there are instances when a worker can be classified as an independent contractor for certain purposes and an employee for others.
ACCESSION #
44769177

 

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