In the last post (here) we talked about Steve. Is he an independent contractor or an employee? Some of you straight-to-the-bottom-line types may be asking, “What’s the point? Why does it matter?” This blog’s for you.
You’re a small business owner, which means you might have some employees. Fantastic. But you also have Steve. Who is Steve? Steve is unique. He works in your business just like the other employees do, but he’s a little different.
Payroll is payroll, right? It should be simple enough, but when you – the employer – are faced with a final audit on your workers compensation policy, one that could potentially cost you money, the question becomes a little more difficult to answer.