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Illinois Independent Contractor Agreement

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Illinois Independent Contractor Agreement

Updated February 21, 2022

An Illinois independent contractor agreement is a written agreement between an individual/business and a contractor. An independent contractor is a person/entity hired by a business to perform a specific job or task and is not considered an employee. A contractor agreement represents a legally binding relationship between the two parties, outlining the exchange of services for payment. The temporary and specific nature of this arrangement is why an independent contractor agreement is imperative and should be designed to be beneficial to both parties. Aside from provisions regarding services and payment, a contractor agreement may include articles detailing expenses, taxes, indemnification, confidentiality, non-compete, etc.

“Independent Contractor” Definition – No exact statutory definition (820 ILCS 185/5)