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How should a contractor or consultant arrive at an hourly rate to cover things like tax differences, healthcare, and other personal overhead? What other specific factors are relevant? Should it vary based on the length of the contract?
How should a contractor or consultant arrive at an hourly rate to cover things like tax differences, healthcare, and other personal overhead? What other specific factors are relevant? Should it vary based on the length of the contract? As the founder of your company, do you pay yourself a salary plus dividends or how does it work? Should my W2 include income from an 83(b) election? Should I join a startup as a 1099 employee or W2 employee? Where and when does a person pay the taxes after filing for an 83(b) Election? Where do you report it on a #1040? If one does not file an 83(b) Election, how does he declare the ordinary income difference between the purchase price option and FMV? Do you have to pay tax on every transaction when you trade stocks, or do you pay at the end of the year overall? What would motivate you to try a startup marketplace for freelancers instead of sticking to the most popular freelancer websites? Does TurboTax-free have complex options to file taxes?