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H.R.6128 Fair Playing Field Act of 2010, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Sep 15, 2010 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

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    • Workers Interfaith Network - Memphis, TN: Rep. Cohen co-sponsors ... - December 14, 2010 by Workers Interfaith Network - Memphis, TN - 3) The Fair Playing Field Act of 2010 (HR 6128/S 3786) What would it do? This bill closes a tax loophole that allows businesses to misclassify employees as independent contractors. It would allow the International Revenue Service to ...

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      As noted by Workers Interfaith Network - Memphis, TN on December 14, 2010, "3) The Fair Playing Field Act of 2010 (HR 6128/S 3786) What would it do? This bill closes a tax loophole that allows businesses to misclassify employees as independent contractors. It would allow the International Revenue Service to ..." (http://winmemphis.blogspot.com/2010/12/rep-cohen-co-sponsors-wage-theft.html)
    • Bills Affecting Independent Contractors « 1099 Time Bomb - December 05, 2010 by 1099 Time Bomb - 15, 2010, (H.R. 6128 and S. 3786), would end the moratorium on Internal Revenue Service guidance addressing worker classification. The legislation would require the Secretary of the Treasury to issue prospective guidance clarifying the ...

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      As noted by 1099 Time Bomb on December 05, 2010, "15, 2010, (H.R. 6128 and S. 3786), would end the moratorium on Internal Revenue Service guidance addressing worker classification. The legislation would require the Secretary of the Treasury to issue prospective guidance clarifying the ..." (http://1099timebomb.com/2010/12/06/bills-affecting-independent-contractors/)
    • Congressional Approach to Misclassification of Employees as ... - December 03, 2010 by The National Law Forum - In mid-September 2010, both the Senate (S. 3786) and House (H.R. 6128) introduced the more recent of the two bills addressing misclassification – the Fair Playing Field Act of 2010. The bill would close what the sponsors of the ...

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      As noted by The National Law Forum on December 03, 2010, "In mid-September 2010, both the Senate (S. 3786) and House (H.R. 6128) introduced the more recent of the two bills addressing misclassification – the Fair Playing Field Act of 2010. The bill would close what the sponsors of the ..." (http://nationallawforum.com/2010/12/04/congressional-approach-to-misclassification-of-employees-as-independent-contractors-would-confuse-rather-than-clarify-the-law/)

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