Taxpayers are accustomed to receiving big refunds after filing, but experts warn that with new laws more people could end up owing the IRS. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the details. Buzz60
Freelancers, independent contractors and other gig workers are getting clobbered this tax season, with fewer getting refunds and more owing money compared to traditional employees, according to a Prudential Financial survey provided exclusively to USA Today.
“Gig workers are more impacted and financially stressed than traditional workers,” says Jake Biscoglio, Prudential’s vice president of strategic growth initiatives and new market development.
Yet the most financially stressed Americans are “gig plus” workers, or those who have a traditional job and do gig