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New Department of Labor Rule Regarding Employee Versus Independent Contractor Under FLSA

Classification of an employee as an independent contractor can make employers liable for employment taxes.  https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/understanding-employee-vs-contractor-designation.  Generally, an employer must withhold income taxes, withhold and pay Social Security and Medicare taxes and pay unemployment tax on wages paid to an employee…. Continue Reading →

IDOL’s New Expansive Wage Rules Are in Effect

In the classic holiday story, Dr. Suess’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, while all the Whos in Whoville are celebrating with happiness and joy, the Grinch slips into their homes unannounced to steal gifts from every girl and boy. Last… Continue Reading →

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