You have mentioned that your contract indicates an 'employee-employer' relationship. So it looks like this job is that of a remote employee and not a freelancer. So I don't think section 44ADA would be applicable to you.
Since you say that this is a freelance consulting job, why not get the contract modified to mention this?
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