Angus Loten and Emily Maltby examine an IRS crackdown on employers who misclassify workers as independent contractors to save on payroll taxes. Small businesses say the rules are unclear. [The Wall Street Journal]
Paul Graham describes Y Combinator’s attempt to create a protocol for handshake deals that protects entrepreneurs from being misled by investors. [Y Combinator]
The creators of long-canceled television series Veronica Mars used Kickstarter to raise $2 million for a movie version of the show—in about nine hours, reports Claire Suddath. [Bloomberg Businessweek]
Chinwe Onyeagoro, chief executive officer of FundWell, which connects entrepreneurs with potential funding sources, gives a TEDxTalk about being an “inefficient market entrepreneur.” [YouTube]
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