female employee relaxing because she doesn't have to fill out certified payroll reports

You Don’t Need to Fill Out Certified Payroll Reports Anymore

For construction companies, contracting on government projects provides a stable job with guaranteed money. But there’s a cost, too. Government-funded projects with a contract value over $2000 require contractors to submit certified payroll reports. These reports are designed to show that you’re paying your employees the appropriate prevailing wage and fringe rates for their specific job. It’s a well-intentioned measure …

How to Tell if You’re at Risk for an FLSA Audit

Law offices have recently discovered that collective FLSA lawsuits can be very profitable, and the Department of Labor (DOL) is increasing enforcement as well. With an estimated 70% of employers in FLSA noncompliance, it’s no wonder legal action has been steadily increasing since 2000. Every employer, no matter what size and industry, needs to be sure their organization is in …