U.S. and state officials have investigated misclassification in recent years, with industries such as trucking and construction drawing more scrutiny.
FedEx Ground has issued new standards for its owner-operators, include requiring independent contractors to be incorporated.
Where it can do it more cheaply, retail giant Wal-Mart is taking over delivery of supplies from manufacturers to its distribution centers and stores to cut costs. Wal-Mart spokesman Lorenzo Lopez would only say the conversion ...
Retailer is taking over delivery of supplies from manufacturers to its distribution centers and stores to cut costs.
Under the new referral program, any CRST Malone independent contractor who refers another driver will receive $1,000 for an independent contractor.
In recent years, governmental agencies and courts have tried to decide if workers are employees or independent contractors. Now a provision in President Obama’s 2011 federal budget request targets the issue. Obama wants $25 million for ...
Governmental bodies often eye the construction industry for misclassification, but the trucking business also draws examination.
PIB TIP: PROFIT AND LOSS STATEMENT. Your settlement statements and receipts should be sorted into like categories to add up for a total at month’s end. Then your operating information should be incorporated into a ...
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