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Backdoor Tricks Exposed in Misclassification War
4/1/2019

We are actively tracking the progress and status of this terrible rule that the Texas Workforce Commission is trying to push through. In short, the TWC is looking to make it easier to misclassify workers. Take a look at this article, entitled: How Silicon Valley Lobbyists Secretly Pushed Texas Regulators to Rewrite the Rules of the Gig Economy

Then check out the expanded feature picked up by the New York Times: Is Gig Work a Job? Uber and Others Are Maneuvering to Shape the Answer

Deep Dive: The National Employment Law Project just published this report: "Rights at risk: Gig companies' campaign to upend employment as we know it."

The Central South Carpenters are on it and will fight for the rights of workers! The UBC is leading the charge to fight tax fraud. Learn more, here:  http://stoptaxfraud.net/