The IRS Is Cracking Down on 'Independent Contractors.'

Olsztynski, Jim
May 2010
Roofing Contractor;May2010, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p12
Trade Publication
The article discusses how the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) determines if a roofing contractor is in an independent worker status. The IRS usually looks at the business aspects of the worker's job, assessing how the worker is paid and if the job is controlled by an employer. It is mentioned that if a contractor has developed an evaluation system that deals with how a work is performed, it will be an indication for the IRS that there is an employee working for a company.


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