Taxation of the Gig Economy

With the goal to define who gig workers are in varying nations and the impact of policy on the taxation of the workers’ earnings.

This paper works to shed light on the gig economy contributions to the global economy, gig workers demographics worldwide and the impact of regulations and employment status on the tax filing process.

This paper details the different measures and approaches taken to eliminate the grey area of employment status for the workers within five varying nations: the United States, Sweden, the United Kingdom, Singapore and Australia.