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1 In 10 Workers Is An Independent Contractor, Labor Department Says 

  From NPR, Yuki Noguchi reports on recent U.S. Department of Labor statistics on independent workers. Yuki writes: For…

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What is professional indemnity insurance?

  SCMS (Skillbase Contractor Management Services Ltd) offers an overview of professional indemnity insurance (sometimes called professional liability…

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U.S. Contractor Abroad Tax Guide

From Taxes for Expats, Ines Zemelman has created a guide for contractors working abroad.  They provide helpful adivce…

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Breaking Down Tax Reform: 3 Things Independent Contractors Need to Know 

Great video from MBO Partners on the changes to the tax laws   Source: Breaking Down Tax…

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Managing Remote Workers Requires New Communication Strategies

by David Mizne, from 15Five.com Remote workers have become a regular fixture of the business world. Whether…

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6 Best Practices for Drafting an Independent Contractor Agreement

  MBO Partners offers terrific recommendations for drafting agreements with independent contractors. In particular, it is critical to…

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How to Choose the Right Business Structure for Your Independent Business

  MBO Partners provides excellent guidance to independent contractors on selecting the right business structure.  They write:…

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Uber Taxes: Your Step-by-Step Guide to Uber Tax Filings

  by Pat We can all agree that tax season can be stressful. Compiling all of your…

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Bill would extend Title VII to protect gig workers

  From HR Dive, Valerie Bolden-Barret reports that House Representative Eleanor Norton Holmes (D-DC) announced a bill that would…

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Uber drivers, freelancers and other independent contractors are getting a tax cut

  From the Los Angeles Times, Andrew Khouri reports that the new tax law offers a benefit to gig…

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Freelance Or Small Business?

From Finances Wire, Filiyana McGraves discusses the differences between being self-employed and registering as a small business and…

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Setting Up Your Business Entity: A Guide for New Contractors

HomeAdvisor offers advice on setting up a business entity for new contractors. The more formal the business structure,…