Taxes for Athletes – Welcome to the Gig Economy
I’M AN ATHLETE…DO I FILE TAXES AS A SELF-EMPLOYED CONTRACTOR?
YES! A contractor, self-employed worker or freelancer, can be anyone who is paid on a contract basis rather than as an employee. As an athlete, you likely have the same special considerations as contractors to think about during tax season and throughout the year. Keep reading to understand how to file your taxes like a contractor and how to keep it simple!