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Employment Tax: Yet Another Opportunity to Come Clean -
Whether a worker is performing services as an employee or as an independent contractor depends on the facts and circumstances. This determination may be difficult for many companies and may lead to significant exposure. In order to facilitate voluntary resolution of potential worker classification issues and achieve the benefits of increased tax compliance and certainty for all parties, taxpayers, workers and the government, the IRS established the Voluntary Classification Settlement Program (“(VCSP”) on ...