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BUSINESS CONSULTANT AGREEMENT
This agreement dated __________(1)___________, is made By and Between ________
(2)____________, whose address is ____________(3)______________, referred to as
"Company", AND ____________(4)_________, whose address is ________(5)__________,
referred to as "Consultant."
1. Consultation Services. The company hereby employs the consultant to perform the
following services in accordance with the terms and conditions set forth in this agreement: The
consultant will consult with the officers and employees of the company concerning matters
relating to the management and organization of the company, their financial policies, the terms
and conditions of employment, and generally any matter arising out of the business affairs of the
2. Terms of Agreement. This agreement will begin __________(6)___________ and will
end _________(7)__________. Either party may cancel this agreement on thirty (30) days
notice to the other party in writing, by certified mail or personal delivery.
3. Time Devoted by Consultant. It is anticipated the consultant will spend approximately
_________(8)_______ in fulfilling its obligations under this contract. The particular amount of
time may vary from day to day or week to week. However, the consultant shall devote a minimum
of ______(9)_______ per month to its duties in accordance with this agreement.
4. Place Where Services Will Be Rendered. The consultant will perform most services in
accordance with this contract at ___________(10)_________. In addition the consultant will
perform services on the telephone and at such other places as designated by the company to
perform these services in accordance with this agreement.
5. Payment to Consultant. The consultant will be paid at the rate of $_______(11)_____
per ________(12)________ for work performed in accordance with this agreement. However, the
consultant will be paid at least $______(13)_______ per month regardless of the amount of time
spent in accordance with this agreement. The consultant will submit an itemized statement
setting forth the time spent and services rendered, and the company will pay the consultant the
amounts due as indicated by statements submitted by the consultant within ten (10) days of
6. Independent Contractor. Both the company and the consultant agree that the
consultant will act as an independent contractor in the performance of its duties under this
contract. Accordingly, the consultant shall be responsible for payment of all taxes including
Federal, State and local taxes arising out of the consultant's activities in accordance with this
contract, including by way of illustration but not limitation, Federal and State income tax, Social
Security tax, Unemployment Insurance taxes, and any other taxes or business license fee as
7. Confidential Information. The consultant agrees that any information received by the
consultant during any furtherance of the consultant's obligations in accordance with this contract,
which concerns the personal, financial or other affairs of the company will be treated by the
consultant in full confidence and will not be revealed to any other persons, firms or organizations.
8. Employment of Others. The company may from time to time request that the
consultant arrange for the services of others. All costs to the consultant for those services will be
paid by the company but in no event shall the consultant employ others without the prior
authorization of the company.
9. Signatures. Both the company and the consultant agree to the above contract.
The information in this document is designed to provide an outline that you can follow
when formulating business or personal plans. Due to the variances of many local, city, county
and state laws, we recommend that you seek professional legal counseling before entering into
any contract or agreement.