US Injured Contractors lawsuit alleges Blackwater failed to pay benefits

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on June 8, 2011 The lawsuit says Xe and its workers compensation insurers refused to provide benefits until forced to do so “after drawn out disputes in administrative courts.” AFP June 8, 2011 WASHINGTON — Four former employees of Blackwater, the scandal-plagued security firm now called Xe, … Continue reading

Class Action Tax Misclassificiation filed against XE, Formerly Blackwater

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on June 7, 2011 Scott Bloch blasts Blackwater on behalf of thousands of former employees who were mistreated and denied employee benefits, unemployment and other withholding based on a fraudulent misclassification as independent contractors. Mercadante et al vs Xe Services, LLC et al Statement Concerning Filing of … Continue reading

Tax and DBA Insurance Fraud, Misrepresenting Employee’s as Contractors

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on February 24, 2011 Some Contract Companies avoid paying Medicare and Social Security Taxes on their employees by classifying them as independent contractors or consultants.  The IRS considers this to be Fraud. These same companies claim these same independent contractors/consultants to be employee’s for the purposes of … Continue reading

Blackwater Contractor in Iraq Cannot Exclude Compensation Under § 112

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on February 1, 2011 From Tax Professor Blog The Tax Court yesterday held that a Florida man who earned $98,400 in 2005  working for Blackwater (since renamed Xe) providing security services to the U.S. Army in Iraq could  not exclude the compensation from income under § 112 … Continue reading

Blackwater, we beg to differ

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on January 26, 2011 From Mothers:  No Justice for our Sons Slaughtered in Iraq The company has no comment on this pending legal matter except to say that  the dismissed claims were precluded by law under the Defense Base Act’s  workers’ compensation system, and that the company … Continue reading

The Department of Labor and the Supreme Group: A Cover Up ?

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on July 16, 2012 Within a day of the original posting the DOL had put a “reputation management” firm on us.  As of two days ago it appears they are back at work. The Department of Labor is spending taxpayer money to keep the public from knowing … Continue reading

Blackwater Tax and DBA Insurance Fraud, Misrepresenting Employee’s as Contractors

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on February 24, 2011 Some Contract Companies avoid paying Medicare and Social Security Taxes on their employees by classifying them as independent contractors or consultants.  The IRS considers this to be Fraud. These same companies claim these same independent contractors/consultants to be employee’s for the purposes of … Continue reading

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