• What kind of fraud is misclassification of employees?

    Could someone report a company that they know is doing this to a lot of employees? I found you can fill out a form SS-8 if you believe you are being treated as an employee but paid as an independent contractor, but since the tax issue amounts to who pays the employee portion of the payroll taxes and who sends payments of federal income tax I wonder... show more
    Could someone report a company that they know is doing this to a lot of employees? I found you can fill out a form SS-8 if you believe you are being treated as an employee but paid as an independent contractor, but since the tax issue amounts to who pays the employee portion of the payroll taxes and who sends payments of federal income tax I wonder if it could count as tax fraud. Can someone tell me a little about this?
    8 answers · United States · 2 years ago