Chief Counsel Advice was issued regarding who is ultimately liable for payment of employment taxes when using a professional employment organization.
Clients who wish to have income from services be treated as income of their corporations should have revise independent contractor agreements so that payments are made to their corporations.
Income earned by financial adviser was his, not the income of his wholly owned S corporation, and was therefore subject to self-employment tax.
Temporary and proposed regulations extend the religious and family member FICA and FUTA tax exceptions to disregarded entities.
The IRS issued final regulations clarifying the treatment of disregarded entities with respect to employment and certain excise taxes.