|Date: ||Mon, 26 Jan 2009 11:12:13 -0500|
|Reply-To: ||Dianne Rhodes <diannerhodes@COMCAST.NET>|
|Sender: ||"SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||Dianne Rhodes <diannerhodes@COMCAST.NET>|
|Subject: ||Re: Contracting: W2 or 1099?|
On Mon, 26 Jan 2009 05:36:08 -0800, John Uebersax <jsuebersax@GMAIL.COM>
>Recruiters often ask me, "do you want to work on a W2 or a 1099
>Can someone help me understand what is required to work on a 1099
>1. Must I take legal steps to form a corporation?
>2. Or can I simply operate as a sole-proprietorship?
>3. I mainly work in the pharma area. Will companies do business with
>me directly as a contractor if I am not incorporated?
>4. Or perhaps it might be better to ask the question in an open-ended
>way: what steps are required to contract directly with a pharma
>If there's a better discussion group in which to ask these questions,
>please let me know (although I suppose there are many other people
>here who are intestested in this topic).
>Thanks in advance
Gary McQuown has a paper on this subject in the NESUG 18 proceedings.
SAS PRO's and CON's
and search on 1099
It will be in the top 5 of the search.
Dianne Rhodes @ freddie mac