Defending IC Status

Coalition’s Recommended DOL Regulatory Priorities for 2017

Rescind Administrator’s Interpretation No. 2015-1 (Jul. 15, 2015), issued by Wage and Hour Division Administrator David Weil – Restating “Economic Realities” Test for Worker Status. This item of administrative guidance was issued outside of the notice and comment rulemaking process created by the Administrative Procedure Act (“APA”), without any advance notice to, or input from, the regulated community. The guidance,… Read more →

Coalition Submits Statement for the Record: Hearing Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety

The Coalition submitted a statement for the record before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety, regarding Payroll Fraud: Targeting Bad Actors Hurting Workers and Businesses (5 pages, PDF format) Download full text here.

Oppose Section 530 Repeal

Download or view this document as a PDF. Oppose Section 530 Repeal We urge a “no vote” on S. 2882 and H.R. 3408 Taxpayer Responsibility, Accountability and Consistency Act of 2009 Seek no change to Section 530 Section 530 was a compromise Independent Contractors Need Clients, Too Section 530 provides the certainty that enables the 9 million self-declared independent contractors… Read more →

Joint Committee on Taxation Report on Present Law And Background Relating To Worker Classification For Federal Tax Purposes

PRESENT LAW AND BACKGROUND RELATING TO WORKER CLASSIFICATION FOR FEDERAL TAX PURPOSES Scheduled for a Public Hearing before the SUBCOMMITTEE ON SELECT REVENUE MEASURES and the SUBCOMMITTEE ON INCOME SECURITY AND FAMILY SUPPORT of the HOUSE COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS on May 8, 2007 Prepared by the Staff of the JOINT COMMITTEE ON TAXATION Download full text here.