I worked as as aid and was paid under the Long Term Care Insurance policy of my employer. At the start of my employment in 2010 I was made to fill up an Invoice for Independent Health Care Provider from the Insurance Company submitting also my SSN. Recently I was "fired". I asked for W2 but my employer sent me 1099 filling only Box 7- declaring me a non employee. I claimed for Unemployment Benefit but was denied because my employer did not have a record with the Dept. of Labor.
Employment / Labor Attorney
Very technical question. I suggest you call the IRS first before making claims of Fraud. Here is a link to an article that provides a # to the IRS hotline.
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I recommend that you ask for a hearing at unemployment. Whether you are an employee or not will be investigated if you appeal the denial.
Attorney Forman gives you good advice.
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