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Despite the recent increase in online commerce, traditional methods of moving product, such as so-called “direct selling,” are alive and well. Indeed, according to a recent IRS study, direct selling is a significant industry, with annual sales of nearly $30 billion and more than 13 million salespersons in the United States alone. The IRS has intensified worker-classification audits over the past few years, generally claiming that workers should be treated as employees instead of independent contractors. Theoretically, these audits should cause little concern for direct ...