Is it better to file a 1099 or just use a w4 when doing registry? Im trying to understand
tax burdens and benefits since im not full time with a hospital anymore and will soon be
working full time registrty - RN in CA
Mar 18, '13
Im going through the same dilemma....Yes you initial get more money but paying taxes can be costly later...also with w4 the employer has to pay 1/2 of medicare taxes...if you file as independent contractor..you need to pay all of it yourself...