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Independent vs. dependent contractors

Realtor Notebook
Published on Aug 6, 2009

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Are you self-employed?

It amazes me how many self-employed real estate agents do not act at all like they are self-employed.

Most real estate agents are independent contractors. To the Internal Revenue Service, the tax form defines whether a whether a worker is an employee (W-2 form) or independent contractor (1099 form).