$649 Million

November 16, 2019 AT 3:01 AM

The amount of money that New Jersey is requiring Uber to pay due to “years of unpaid employment taxes for its drivers.” The total comes partly from an audit that revealed $530 million in unpaid back taxes and an additional $119 million that the state’s Department of Labor and Workforce Development is tacking on in interest. (The New York Times - November 14, 2019)