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Firm A employs Mr B and pays a salary fortnightly into Bs

Firm A employs Mr B...
Firm A employs Mr B and pays a salary fortnightly into B's bank account. B is employed to
manage a retirement village on behalf of Firm A but B is under the control of a contracted administrator. Residents of the retirement village are required to pay all the operating costs of the village on a regular basis to the administrator. The wages of B are included in
payments made by the residents and are then transferred back to Firm A. Fundamentally
Firm A is fully recompensed for the money they pay to B whose salary is basically paid by the residents. Question, who actually employs B.
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Question, who actually employs B.

Firm A.

That is who his employment contract is with and the only person he could sue if Firm A were to stop paying him. It doesn't matter where Firm A gets the money to pay Mr B's salary (provided it is done legally).

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