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How do you help prevent being deemed a Personal Services Business?

In our last article, we spoke about what a “personal service business” (PSB) is.  This time let’s look at how a corporation can help prevent being deemed a PSB. Some seem to view incorporation as “proof” of independent contractor status. While being incorporated...

What is a Personal Services Business? And why do I care?

In certain industries, particularly the resource sector (including oil and gas), there has been a trend toward companies who wish to hire new workers, requiring those workers to first incorporate their own company (“NewCo”) to be engaged as a contractor.  The hiring...