Self Employed while on EAD

I am employed with H1-B and EAD. My wife has EAD through my petition. She is looking into working as an Independent Consultant (Self Employed). Is she allowed to be IC under EAD?

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I see no issues at all with the derivative beneficiary being self-employed on EAD.

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