The Rise of Contractors & the Impact for Employers
Is the U.S. on its way to becoming a nation of freelancers and, if so, what are the implications for businesses who hire them?
As more Americans trade steady paychecks for contract jobs, employers face increasing responsibilities around federal tax withholdings and compliance documents for vendors.
This white paper describes the rise of nontraditional employment in America from a tax compliance perspective and will address issues related to:
- Legal obligations for non-employee tax withholdings
- Properly managing vendor forms
- Efficient collection, validation and management of Forms W-9