Misclassification & Compliance

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Top 5 Employee Misclassification Penalties to Avoid

By MBO Partners

Worker misclassification can result in fines, penalties, lawsuits, and reputation damage. Here’s what you need to know about misclassification and compliance.

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3 Key Factors of Classification Compliance

By MBO Partners

Minimize the risk of worker misclassification by understanding these three important components of independent contractor compliance.

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15 Ways to Avoid a Worker Misclassification Audit

By MBO Partners

Learn the steps to take if your company is audited and 15 best practices to implement to avoid an audit.

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10 Ways Enterprises Can Prepare for Independent Contractor Compliance

By MBO Partners

Independent contractors fall into a different legal category than traditional employees. When your company engages independent contractors for projects that require high specialization in an area of expertise, compliance becomes an important part of the equation. Enterprise readiness for independent contractor compliance is important to build a reliable, agile contingent workforce.   What is Independent…

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4 Things Companies Should Know About Contingent Workforce Compliance

By MBO Partners

Remain both legally compliant and competitive among peers by understanding how to properly work with independent contractors.

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Independent Contractor Misclassification and Compliance News September 2022

By Nathan Gibson

As the independent workforce continues to grow, so do the issues of worker compliance and misclassification. It is important for enterprises to remain informed about the latest laws, regulations, and developments surrounding these topics. Each month, we’ll bring you the latest news stories from around the web. 1. Federal Trade Commission Announces It Will Protect…

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Hiring Independent Contractors: 5 Risks to Avoid

By MBO Partners

Hiring independent contractors can be risky if you don’t have a plan in place to properly manage compliance and business requirements. More companies are looking to hire independent contractors because they are a valuable source of talent for businesses. The growth of the independent workforce has also made it easier for businesses to compliantly engage…

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3 Benefits to Creating a Contractor Compliance Program

By MBO Partners

Compliance programs minimize an organization’s exposure to misclassification liability when engaging independent contractors. Learn three key benefits a compliance program can offer your organization.

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What Causes Independent Contractor Engagement Risk?

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What Causes Independent Contractor Engagement Risk? (Guide)

By MBO Partners

Learn what causes independent contractor engagement risk and how to mitigate that risk.

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Calculate Your Worker Misclassification Risk

By MBO Partners

Why a Risk Assessment is Important Discussion of independent contractor misclassification seems to be everywhere nowadays. And while most now acknowledge that threat of reclassification is real and growing, most businesses don’t know how to quantify this risk. This isn’t surprising. IC reclassification penalties are highly variable and may rise and fall at the discretion of…

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