Mike D’Avolio, CPA, JD, is a tax law specialist for Intuit® ProConnect™, where he has worked since 1987. He monitors legislative and regulatory activity, serves as a government liaison, circulates information to employees and customers, analyzes and tests software, trains employees and customers, and serves as a public relations representative.
Many construction workers are classified as independent contractors. As such, they may claim business-related expenses as tax deductions, have a higher tax burden and have a potential need to see a tax professional. As a trusted advisor, you can advise them on some easy-to-digest tax topics, and help them save tax dollars and improve their cash flow.