This webinar introduces the concept of working for yourself as an immigrant. Topics discussed include differences between an employee and an independent contractor, tips to start earning a living as an independent contractor and important legal information about working for yourself.
There are multiple ways to work for yourself, such as becoming an independent contractor (also called consultant or freelancer) and establishing a formal business. Many individuals, including professionals, do independent work outside of their regular employment as a way to boost earnings or lay the foundation for a business. This section will discuss what it means to be an independent contractor, personal information needed to pursue this option, tax liability, and independent contractor guidelines.read more
Expanding entrepreneurship opportunities for all immigrants regardless of legal status.