August 23, 2019

How does the ABC test work in the construction industry where subcontracting companies are often hired for particular jobs?

If you are a hiring entity that has hired a contractor making use of a subcontractor, in a strict ABC test jurisdiction you may be liable as a hirer if the subcontractors are being misclassified. It’s important to clearly review your contract with the contractor to secure indemnification in such an event.