Are you classified as an independent contractor, but controlled like an employee? Does your salon owner give you a 1099? Are you paid commission-only? If you answered yes, this episode is a must listen. Wage theft and other illegal employment practices have become so common in the beauty industry because beauty pros don’t know their rights. We review different forms of wage theft in part 1 of this important and timely discussion.


Independent Contractor (Self-Employed) or Employee?  (IRS)

Wage and Hour Rights (Department of Labor)
DOL Toll-free helpline: 866-4US-WAGE (487-9243)

State Labor Offices

Money Matters: Accountant Answers ( Part 1)
Money Matters: Accountant Answers ( Part 2)

Processing Payroll: Doing it Right (Part 1)
Processing Payroll: Doing it Right (Part 2)


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