More parents may owe “nanny tax” this year, due to COVID-19

In the COVID-19 era, many parents are hiring nannies and babysitters because their daycare centers and summer camps have closed. This may result in federal “nanny tax” obligations. Keep in mind that the nanny tax may apply to all household workers, including housekeepers, babysitters, gardeners or others who are not independent contractors. If you employ […]

Employee or self-employed? It matters in the eyes of the tax law

Running your own business can feel like it takes more time than God created, and too often household tasks are sacrificed. Consequently, many people hire someone to help with various tasks, such as housecleaning, child care and yard work. While that may relieve the stress of completing those duties, it’s important to recognize the tax […]