Q: What is an Independent
A: (1) A contract for service exists when
an individual is retained to achieve a prescribed objective with no
day-to-day supervision by the contracting authority, i.e. the
contractor has the latitude of how to achieve a specified amount of work.
(2) A contract in which one party agrees that certain specified work
will be done for the other. It normally implies the accomplishment of a
specified job or task. (3) An employer/employee relationship does not
exist in contracts for services.
Receives no benefits
Pays their own taxes
Are not economically dependant on the employer
Performs services where they choose
Furnishes their own tools