TEXAS GUIDEBOOK FOR EMPLOYERS

Especially for Texas Employers

TABLE OF CONTENTS

I. HIRING ISSUES

Outline of Employment Law Issues

Thresholds for Coverage Under Employment-Related Laws

Hiring Issues in Unemployment Claims

Independent Contractors / Contract Labor

Appendix A - Consultants - Comparison List

Appendix B - Tax Audits and Rule 13 Hearings

Appendix C - Independent Contractor Case Studies

Appendix D - IRS Independent Contractor Test

Appendix E - TWC Independent Contractor Test

Job References and Background Checks

New Hire Reporting Laws

II. PAY AND POLICY ISSUES

III. WORK SEPARATION ISSUES

IV. POST-EMPLOYMENT ISSUES

V. EMPLOYMENT LAW-RELATED WEBSITES

THE A TO Z OF PERSONNEL POLICIES

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