Independent Contractors: North Dakota
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Authors: Joel Fremstad and Lynn Block, Fremstad Law
- The North Dakota Department of Labor applies the IRS 20-Factor Test to determine whether a worker is an employee or an independent contractor. See Determining Whether a Worker Is an Employee or an Independent Contractor.
- Employers can apply to the North Dakota Department of Labor to verify the status of independent contractors whom they employ. See Verification Process.