Government Concerns About Gig Economy

Government Concerns About Gig Economy

In January, The Treasury Department released a tax study on the gig economy. This growing economic force has been touted in the media as an exciting and beneficial change in how people make money. However, The Treasury Department has real concerns that it continues the slide in workers who have benefits. Highlighted in the study is the lack of understanding by gig economy employees as to the tax benefits they can take for this type of work.