As discussed prior to and at the time of being hired as a contractor, Surgical 1st Inc is not withholding any state or federal taxes. At the end of the year, you will be solely responsible for your own taxes as being self -employed. For this reason, it is important that you keep all receipts that are business related. By completing and signing this form you acknowledge that you have read and agreed to the above statement. You will need to contact your personal accountant/ tax preparer for any tax advice further.