The Pandemic Unemployment Assistance, or PUA, is a federally funded program that was recently announced under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief & Economic Security (CARES) Act. For the first time ever, independent contractors (ICs) have been specifically included in this program for unemployment coverage. In this webinar, we’ll distill:
- The many nuances of PUA
- Its impact on 1099 workers
- Best practices for sharing CARES and PUA information with your contingent workforce
- How to protect yourself during an unemployment claim from an IC
Openforce is the leader in technology-driven services that reduce operating costs and mitigate risk for companies using independent contractors. Our cloud-based applications help companies and contractors alike achieve more sustainable, profitable growth by removing financial, operational, and compliance barriers to getting business done.