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Factoid of the Day Friday, September 22, 2017
A recent survey from finder.com revealed that 69.8 million people in the U.S. are turning to the gig economy (temporary/flexible jobs) either on a full-time basis or to generate extra income, according to its own release. Such "side hustles" can be anything from selling crafts to babysitting to renting out a spare room. The concern is that many people are operating cash businesses and are not paying taxes on the income. Millennials are the least likely to declare their income. The survey found that 33.3% do not. The survey estimates that $214.6 billion is not being declared to the IRS each year. 
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