CFO Series: The AB5s of Employees & Independent Contractors


This session addresses the 20 factors the IRS uses to classify workers, with a focus on the server tax penalties for misclassification. We will take a look at the Dynamex court case, which lead to AB5, and how it will impact your organization. We will also examine the "gig" worker and review the broader independent contractor workforce.

In the 2021 CFO series, The Knowledge Institute has taken this popular series to a new level, collaborating with Executive Education to offer a virtual live option to enhance learning experiences.


Basic working knowledge of business taxation


After attending this presentation you will be able to...

  • Apply the federal tax treatment rules of employees and independent contractors
  • Gain insight into the new emerging rules of the "gig" worker
  • Recall recent legislation, regulations and developments


The major topics that will be covered in this class include:

  • The IRS's 20 Factors of how to classify a worker
  • Tax penalties for misclassification
  • Discuss the Dynamex court case and AB5
  • New emerging state rules for the "Gig" worker
  • Form SS-8, Determination of Worker Status for Purposes of Federal Employment Taxes and Income Tax Withholding
  • Recent IRS regulations, rulings and other development

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Materials are generally available 3 days in advance of an event. Once you have downloaded the manual, we are unable to cancel your registration.

Event Code:


2 CPE Credits
Tax: 2 Credits


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    Registration is open through 08/06.

    Friday, August 6th

    11:00am to 1:00pm

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    Douglas Van Der Aa