To work as an independent contractor instead of an employee (USA). Employees on company payroll use form W2 for tax purposes. Contractors who bill instead of being paid a salary use form 1099. Companies can save money they would pay in benefits by putting people into this status. Examples include car ridesharing service drivers.
I have to find my own health care coverage now that my company 1099'd all the drivers.
by pitchspork May 2, 2015
to smoke marijuana/weed. originated in manchester, uk. specific to junglist movement.
who's up for a ten-ninty-nine (1099)?
he is currently involved in ten-ninty-nice (1099)
by junglist666 January 24, 2010