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Subject:  Re: "Agent economy" of part-timers Date:  10/5/2012  1:55 PM
Author:  Dwdonhoff Number:  405366 of 573063

Don't forget also the fact that the IRS and Congress severely restricts your ability to save for retirement if you are a contract employee unless you have the ability to create a SEP.
That's not my observation nor experience... Neither the IRS nor Congresss directly restrict a contractor's ability to save (for anything.) On a macro scale they *discourage* saving by those paying attention to real inflation, but not from 1099 vs W2 income sourcing.
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