Employees or independent contractors?

Arts organizations struggle with the question of whether musicians and dancers are employees or independent contractors
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|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 08/11/2003

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usicians and dancers are planning to meet with the Canada Customs and Revenue Agency to try to come to an understanding about their status as employees or self-employed contractors.

Many arts organizations have struggled with the question of whether musicians who work for an orchestra or dancers who perform with a dance company are employees of the organization or independent contractors.