Workers Compensation Insurance

by Bill Reid CGR, President  “If you pay cash I can lower my price”  If you hear this run.  This is the first sign that you are dealing with a person that does not run a reputable business.  Why is this?  Because not only is this flaky contractor planning not to report the income to the IRS he also doesn`t`t plan to claim his payroll to the insurance companies.  This is against the law and typical profile of a contractor that does not intend to be around very long. Many homeowners are tempted to accept this offer but be aware of the risks.  Once you agree to this you have now insured your own project.  Should an employee become injured on your project be prepared to cover the costs because your next in…