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What Independent Contractors Need to Know About Workers’ Comp

Make sure you’re covered by worker’s comp! Workers compensation is important to ensure that you’re covered in the event of an injury. However, not all workers are covered equally. While employees are often covered, independent contractors often are not. Sometimes employers even try to claim employees as independent contractors to avoid paying for additional workers’

1099’s, Workers’ Compensation & Independent Contractors

Hemet Workers Compensation and 1099s

While employers are not required to provide their employees who receive 1099 forms at year’s end with workers’ compensation insurance, it is important that as an employer, you understand how those independent contractors are classified under the IRS rules. Improper classification can lead to bothersome ramifications. It is not that contractors are trying to “trick”