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Home Inspector Success Story: Malcolm Godwin & The Chattanooga Home Inspector

Each Home Inspector has their own story to tell – from the day they decided to start a new career to having a successful Home Inspection business. Want to know what it takes to be a successful Home Inspector? In my recent interview with  Malcolm Godwin, owner of Chattanooga Home Inspector, Malcolm shared with me his Home Inspector Career journey.  Having no Home Inspection business background in his family, who would have thought that a Defense Contractor serving in the Middle East would shift a career and own a successful business in the industry? Malcolm shared how he started and got his license. As all Home Inspector knows, getting a license does not directly equate to being a success in the career. Being new in the career, he had some troubles getting clients. He shared his experience ...Read More

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New Inspector Hires: W2 vs 1099

Don’t Get Yourself In Trouble With The IRS By Misclassifying Your New Home Inspector Hires! If you’re hiring home inspectors for your firm, it’s important to fully understand the distinction between an employee and an independent contractor to avoid complications from the Internal Revenue Service. With everyone looking to cut costs and the IRS conducting payroll audits on worker misclassification, let’s take a look at the difference between full-time staff and contractors. According to the IRS,” in general, someone who performs services for you is your employee if you can control what will be done and how it will be done.” Nearly 30% of all firms misclassified contractors. This amount equals to billions of dollars in unpaid taxes, and the IRS is working ...Read More