Independent Workers Qualify for Unemployment Insurance Under the CARES Act
Small Business Labs
MARCH 29, 2020
Last week Congress passed and the president signed the CARES Act, a $2 trillion stimulus bill designed to help businesses and Americans weather the economic storm caused by the COVID 19 pandemic. Independent workers (the self-employed, freelancers, gig workers, etc.) qualify for a number of assistance programs contained in the bill. We'll be covering these over the next couple of days.