Peter Greiner, Indian Hills Inn, Inc. v. Iowa Workforce Development

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Wednesday, March 30, 2011

On May 14, 2010, Kim Ardueser, a Field Auditor for Iowa Workforce Development (“IWD”) completed a missing wage investigation and determined that an employee-employer relationship existed between Indian Hills Inn, Inc. and George Thibault, one of its workers. IWD issued a decision on May 19, 2010, stating that Mr. Thibault was determined to be an employee, and that any remuneration paid to him by Indian Hills Inn, Inc., was reportable for unemployment insurance contribution purposes. Peter Greiner, the President of Indian Hills Inn, Inc. timely appealed.