COVID-19 has permanently changed the U.S. economy. People have been forced to learn to live differently out of necessity. "We're recovering, but to a different economy," was recently expressed by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. So, what has changed?
There is a new IRS form meant for business taxpayers to utilize when they pay or receive nonemployee compensation. The 1099-NEC is being reinstated for tax year 2020 and beyond. The "NEC," stands for Non Employee Compensation.