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Independent Contractors: West Virginia

Independent Contractors requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Author: Michael Cardman, XpertHR Legal Editor

Summary

  • Under West Virginia's workers' compensation law, there are separate tests for independent contractors in hazardous and nonhazardous industries. See Workers' Compensation.
  • West Virginia uses the "ABC Test" for its unemployment insurance law. See Unemployment Insurance.