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Independent Contractor Agreement


Asked on Jan 30, 2024

If you 1099 could they make you pay for lunch

Working as a Flagger work 10hrs with no breaks

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Answered 19 days ago

J.R. S.

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The short answer is yes. As an independent contractor, you bear the risk of profit and loss, employee rules regarding breaks and meals do not apply, nor does the overtime rules.

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