Is it possible to work a regular office job and work side painting jobs under the table?

I have been painting since 2001 as a crew manager and on side since 2006 on my own under the table. I'm an excellent painter and enjoy it. I was thinking about running a side business and publishing it on facebook. What are the down falls of this?

Asked By: - 2/13/2012
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If you start a business, do it legitimately. Otherwise you may have a very unfriendly encounter with the IRS... More
Answered By: Ronald Greene - 2/13/2012
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Why publish on Facebook... More
Answered By: CoolCat - 2/13/2012
By "under the table" I figure you mean without reporting the income to the IRS. Are you sure that every single person on your friend list & all the people on their friend list (etc, etc) are not going to submit the information to the IRS to have you investigated for not reporting income? It only takes one report to... More
Answered By: countrygal45 - 2/13/2012
if you want to be successful. you should learn more and expand. If you only paint under tables you will be very limited.
Answered By: Mark - 2/13/2012
bad idea to advertise. you will get busted easy. someone can report it. we have crazy people in this world just waiting around to get someone in trouble... More
Answered By: sugar is not poison - 2/13/2012
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