With tax season in full swing, Tax Day 2017, April 18th, is quickly approaching.
As a locums doctor, you have to remember that you are not working as an employee, but as an independant contractor. Because of this, there are different tax laws you must abide by compared to a full-time permanent physician.
When filing, it is important that you are mindful of these laws to ensure that you are being compliant with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). When in doubt, consult with a financial professional to make sure you are not forgetting anything or filing incorrectly.
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