Part 1: Tax Issues Associated With the Gig Economy


The gig economy has become a significant source of employment in the United States. This two-part course intends to provide an overview of income tax implications for the gig economy. Part I, Tax Issues Associated With the Gig Economy, starts with an introduction to the trends and development of the gig economy, followed by detailed discussions on tax issues associated with the gig economy. Part II, Tax Compliance and Planning for Gig Workers, provides details on tax compliance issues and a variety of tax planning strategies applicable to gig workers. Impact of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act (TCJA) on various issues are also discussed throughout the course.