Legal Alert - Arizona Legislative Assistance in Correctly Classifying Workers as Independent Contractors
by William R. Hayden and Benjamin A. Nucci
One of the most common and problematic issues confronting employers in every industry today is the misclassification of workers as independent contractors. Such misclassifications are a key enforcement target of both federal and state enforcement agencies, as well as various state and federal taxing authorities. Lawsuits commenced by private plaintiffs’ attorneys are also common.