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Uber Lawsuit Verdict: Drivers Are Contractors, Not Employees

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1149 Rider
 Posted 5 years, 3 months ago

I am realizing how many drivers missed this news in September where a US judge determined that Uber drivers are independent contractors rather than employees.  Here are a few articles from a few months ago.

Remember that these decisions are a state-level discussion so how these decisions affect will depend on where you reside.

Here's the IRS guideline on how to determine if you are an employee or a contractor. It's broken down into three areas, behavioral control, financial control, and relationship. 


Here's a good list of questions that are being discussed.



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    189 Driver
     5 years ago

    dunno. just pay us more, please. i dont care.