Even when an individual does not pass the test, there are still a few exceptions where the individual may be an Independent Contractor. The following are noted exceptions when they are used on a limited basis;
- Speakers for a fee
- Individuals receiving a Monetary Prize/Award
- Referees and Umpires
- Musicians, Singers, Dancers, D.J.’s, Painters, Sculptors, Comedians, Clowns, and other similar entertainer
However, for these situations contracts are required for performers for other purposes. See Legal Counsel Website .