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contractor

1. something that contracts, esp a muscle
2. Law a person who is a party to a contract
3. the declarer in bridge

Contractor

One who undertakes the performance of construction, provides labor and materials in accordance with plans and specifications, and contracts for a specific cost and schedule for completion of the work.

contractor

One who undertakes responsibility for the performance of construction work, including the provision of labor and materials, in accordance with plans and specifications and under a contract specifying cost and schedule for completion of the work; the person or organization responsible for performing the work, 1 and identified as such in the owner-contractor agreement.

contractor

An individual or organization that does work for another party. Contrast with "employee." See subcontractor.
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Provide the contractor with a copy and keep several for yourself.
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is that the person to whom you shell out a gross payment (as in, no taxes taken out) on a regular basis may not always be considered an independent contractor in the eyes of the IRS (see sidebar).
Lower tier contractor receives assistance in understanding insurance requirements in the proposed contract or bid specifications.
Law enforcement officers and prosecutors mistakenly may believe that when a contractor, either licensed or not, enters a contract and, subsequently, fails to perform the requested services in a workmanship-like manner, the matter is handled civilly.
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