my boss makes me wear her clothes, eat her food, and say I’m grateful for my job
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JUNE 25, 2019
Boss claims she likes to mentor young women, which I do appreciate, but most of the time it’s just mothering. 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. The way to address it is to be incredibly matter-of-fact: “I got my tax documents and it looks like I’ve been paid as a 1099 contractor.