August 23, 2019

Should you follow the law in the state in which your company is based or the state in which the IC is based?

You will need to follow the state laws in the state where the independent contractor is providing service to prevent challenges from local state authorities. The IRS or federal agencies can challenge the model as well from the federal level. If you are a multi-state organization, you may need to be aware of variations in the laws across all applicable states.