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my boss makes me wear her clothes, eat her food, and say I’m grateful for my job

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When I received my tax documents, I got a 1099 instead of a W-2. As for her treating you as a 1099 contractor rather than an employee (and thus not paying your payroll taxes ), that’s illegal. And really unfair to you, since it means you’re now responsible for the payroll taxes and Social Security she should have been been paying on your behalf. (By Can we redo this so the tax forms are correct and the company’s share of my payroll taxes are taken care to?”

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Being paid as a contractor when I’m treated as an employee. I recently came across the following information in one of your blog posts: “Your employer can’t pay you as a contractor while treating you like an employee. If your employer controls when, where, and how you work, the government says you’re an employee—and your company needs to pay your payroll taxes and offer you the same benefits it offers to regular employees.”

2013 57