A McClatchy investigation finds that in Southern states such as North Carolina and Texas, more than a third of construction workers in the projects reviewed were treated improperly as independent contractors instead of employees. The practice is costing billions in lost tax revenue.
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The government has a history of doing business with companies that have tax or other legal problems. Inspectors at the Government Accountability Office found that at least $24 billion in stimulus funds went to businesses owing more than $750 million in unpaid federal taxes.