Consultant Independent Contractor Agreements

Author: Stephen Fishman
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 1413324363
Size: 31.10 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Get your contract in writing Whether you’re an independent contractor or a business hiring independent contractors to work for you, it’s important to get your deal in writing. A written agreement will help to protect your rights, define expectations, and prove that there’s no employer-employee relationship. Here you’ll find specific agreements for many types of independent contractors and freelancers, including salespeople, accountants, software consultants, and construction contractors. You’ll learn how to: draft a binding agreement define a project’s scope preserve confidentiality avoid disputes and lawsuits protect your intellectual property amend your agreement, and satisfy IRS requirements. Each chapter has two agreements—one geared towards the independent contractor and one geared towards the business hiring an independent contractor. The 9th edition—completely updated to provide the latest rules and regulations—includes a new chapter on agreements for gig economy workers.

The Complete Guide To Consulting Contracts

Author: Herman Holtz
Publisher: Dearborn Trade Publishing
ISBN: 9781574100709
Size: 39.89 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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In this new edition, with the forms on disk, "The Complete Guide to Consulting Contracts" offers legal, binding, and enforceable agreements at the click of a button. Readers can use the built-in software or pull the forms up into popular word-processing packages. Either way, consultants can use more than 40 model agreements and clauses to customize forms.

Working With Independent Contractors

Author: Stephen Fishman
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 1413323839
Size: 54.37 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Working With Independent Contractors is a must-own for anyone who currently employs or is considering working with an independent contractor. People who want to or already do work with independent contractors will buy this book because it guides them through each component of the independent contractor arrangement and shows them in detail how to avoid legal troubles related to it.

Working For Yourself

Author: Stephen Fishman
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 1413323707
Size: 78.49 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 6515
Self employed? Or ready to be your own boss? This book is for you! Working for Yourself provides all the legal and tax information you need to start your business off on the right foot--and run it successfully. Whether you're an independent contractor, freelancer, consultant, or considering self-employment, it all adds up to the same thing: you need to be more aware of laws and taxes than the average person. Get all the information you need to know to: obtain necessary permits and licenses determine how much to charge your clients write legally binding contracts and avoid unfair ones qualify for independent contractor tax treatment make the most of your tax deductions and comply with strict IRS rules get benefits (including health coverage) and insurance keep accurate records in case you get audited, and make sure you’re paid in full and on time. The 10th edition is completely revised to provide the up-to-date information you need, including recent changes in tax law and business practices (from pricing services to buying insurance).

The Contract And Fee Setting Guide For Consultants And Professionals

Author: Howard L. Shenson
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 9780471515388
Size: 21.41 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Expert advice on how to strike a fair deal and command a fair price. The Contract and Fee-Setting Guide for Consultants & Professionals No matter how knowledgeable you are in your field..No matter how great your track record..No matter how expert your advice or impressive your credentials . you jeopardize your client base if you do not instill every phase of your practice with a consummate professionalism. And for sharp clients, the first clear signs of such a savvy professionalism are the ability to set fees at a fair market price and offer neat, straightforward contracts with clearly delineated terms. This book teaches you, in a few days, what it traditionally took people half a lifetime to learn through trial and error. In writing it, the author drew on his more than twenty years as a business consultant, lecturer, and author to offer you tips on how to ask for and get the fees you deserve and to establish contract terms that are in the best interests of you and your clients. Throughout he shares his insider's expertise on: * Determining market value for your services * Establishing per diem or per-project rates and calculating overhead * Advantages and disadvantages of various systems of fee-setting and billing * Six major goals of every contract * Negotiating the contract and avoiding legal pitfalls

Nonprofit Kit For Dummies

Author: Stan Hutton
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119280087
Size: 20.36 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 4432
Help your nonprofit thrive Need practical advice on running a nonprofit? No problem! Packed with the latest tips and techniques on starting and managing a charitable organization, this easy-to-follow guide offers everything you need to help your nonprofit endure the ups and downs of the economy. From applying for your tax exemption to raising money to pay for your programs, it covers it all. So get ready to bring in the bucks — and enjoy watching your nonprofit prosper. Write a mission statement Craft a compelling pitch Raise money online Apply for grants Get the word out Adapt in hard times Prepare a solid budget Project cash flow

Hiring Independent Contractors

Author: Stephen Fishman
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: 0873379187
Size: 22.73 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 6580
Details legal steps needed to secure contracts and document projects with tips on getting an agreement in writing, avoiding disputes, and drumming up new business.

Occupational Outlook Handbook 2009

Author: U. S. Department of Labor
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 1602393206
Size: 65.71 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 4954
A directory for up-and-coming jobs in the near-future employment market includes recommendations for finding or advancing a career and draws on statistics from the U.S. Department of Labor, in a guide that includes coverage of more than 250 occupations. Original.

How To Become A Consultant

Author: B.H. Elvy
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1349130907
Size: 45.92 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Written for the business manager of middle or senior rank who is contemplating a career move from corporate to self-employment this book describes how to set up a consultancy practice with little financial outlay and take advantage of a growth market. Emphasis is given to low cost promotion and the creation of a client base. The preparation of proposals, the conduct of assignments and the importance of presenting subsequent recommendations that will satisfy client needs and lead to recommendations and referrals is discussed.