Independent Contractors The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Independent Contractors en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Should I Hire a Contractor or an Employee? Decide the best route to scale a professional-services consulting firm for growth and flexibility. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Raymond Grainger 5 Steps for Building a Great Startup Team A serial entrepreneur shares his insights on creating an organization that rocks. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:30:00 GMT John Rampton 6 Creative Ways to Use Overseas Virtual Assistants Some tasks don't require knowing fluent English and can be easily handled abroad. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 20:00:00 GMT James Parsons Hiring Advice for Startups: What You Need to Know For entrepreneurs, hiring is an essential function for their startup. A bad hire can lead to major headaches, while an amazing addition can help propel a company to the next level. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:30:00 GMT Murray Newlands How the IRS Classifies Independent Contractors The Internal Revenue Service scrutinizes the use of contractors carefully, so don't let worker-classification rules trip you up or you could wind up extra taxes, penalties and interest. Here's how to avoid tax problems with 1099 workers. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 11:00:00 GMT Entrepreneur Staff Freelancers and Their Advocates Gain New Visibility Freelancers Union founder is elected to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Wed, 05 Dec 2012 09:30:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha Online Sellers Brace for a New Tax Filing Requirement Some small businesses may need to declare added income on their 2011 returns. Here's what you need to know if do business on eBay or Etsy. Wed, 25 Jan 2012 14:00:00 GMT Carol Tice Do You Need a Full-Timer, Contractor or Outsourced Help? Workers come in more varieties than ever. Use this advice to choose the best option for your business. Fri, 06 May 2011 00:04:00 GMT Sue Treiman