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Will I receive unemployment working as a contractor?

I have been with a contracting company (Green point technologies) since April 2009. This employer takes out taxes and what not from our checks each month (every pay). We recently found out that we are now working under a 1500 hour rule, so this means i will be without this job come March. Before, we did not have an "end date". We could work under green point as long as Greenpoint still had their contract with the company I work at, if we got fired on our own will, or we were hired onto the company we work for. Can i still receive unemployment? He takes all of our taxes out of our pay and we do not recieve any type of benefits (ie health insurance, school tuition etc.) I am worried that i may not find a job by the time this one ends and i need to take, make, and understand things before this happens. I am a citizen of and work in the U.S.A. Thank you!

Asked By: AskAnswerDiscover - 9/6/2010
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you are not a contractor, you work for a contractor and thus would be eligible for unemployment benefits.
Answered By: Hd - 9/6/2010
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