This course will serve as a sound basis to assist human resources, payroll or finance professionals in determining how to properly classify a worker as an independent contractor or an employee.
To start, we will examine the requirements needed to determine if a worker is an independent contractor or an employee under various federal and state regulations, and will cover:
We will also review examples of scenarios that can trigger an independent contractor audit and the penalties that can be assessed if the worker is determined to be misclassified. To complete the course we will discuss various examples of state regulations as they pertain to worker classification. You will come away from this course with a solid understanding of the requirements for classifying workers as employees vs. independent contractors.
Review Questions: Employee or Independent Contractor? That is the Question!
Final Exam: Employee or Independent Contractor? That is the Question!
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Vicki M. Lambert, CPP is president and academic director of The Payroll Advisor™ a firm specialized in the training of payroll professionals. With over 35 years of hands-on experience in all facets of payroll functions as well as over 20 years as a trainer and author, Ms. Lambert has become the most sought-after and respected voice in the practice and management of payroll issues. She has conducted open market training seminars on payroll issues across the United States that have been attended by executives and professionals from some of the most prestigious firms in business today.
Ms. Lambert is an adjunct faculty member at Brandman University in Southern California. She is the creator of and the instructor for the Practical Payroll Online program offered through the School of Extended Education.
Ms. Lambert currently produces and presents audio seminars and webcasts for clients and business groups throughout the country.
President and Academic Director : The Payroll Advisor - 
Associate of Arts, Business Administration : National University - [ to 1987]
Bachelor of Business Administration, Emphasis in Personnel Management : National University - [ to 1989]