Self-Employed Consultants & Contractors
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Whether you're already working as an independent contractor or considering becoming an independent contractor (or freelancer or self-employed consultant), you'll find a wealth of helpful information here. Get guidance on calculating what you should charge, collecting payment, preserving your independent contractor status, and complying with legal and tax requirements.
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