Are you responsible for payroll or employer tax withholding compliance? Or were you recently hired or promoted into the payroll department? During your indoctrination into payroll, you may be surprised at all the responsibilities and the importance of this role to the success of the company.

In this practical webinar, you will receive a briefing on the basic laws affecting payroll tax compliance. You will learn where to find the authoritative rules to support your policies and procedures – and be equipped to handle your role with confidence.

You will learn about The Fair Labor Standards Act, the foundation of all payroll laws. Enacted in 1938, the FLSA provides basic protections from abuses like failure to pay a minimum wage and overtime pay. You will learn about the child labor laws and the Walsh Healey Act, and then you will learn about the more recently introduced Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), and the Affordable Care Act (ACA). These laws keep changing, resulting in many businesses struggling to comply with regulation. After this practical webinar, you will be able to become the liaison for your business who knows the law and can determine how to comply with utmost efficiency.

Upon course completion, you will be able to:

  • Determine who must be treated as an employee vs. who may be treated as an independent contractor
  • Identify worker classifications under the Fair Labor Standards Act
  • Describe other IRS worker classifications
  • Determine what constitutes compensable travel time under the Portal Act
  • Identify who is entitled to Overtime Pay, including an update on federal actions to change the rules
  • Determine what qualifies as hours of work
  • Describe “Call back” and “Show-up” pay
  • Recognize issues with Form W-4 Exemption Allowances
  • Determine how to use Form SS-8 and recognize what to never do with this form
  • Use Form 941 quarterly Employee Earnings and Tax Withholding Report

Prerequisite: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Field of Study: Business Law, Taxes

Credit Type: Group-Internet Based for the Live Program.

Faculty Member
Miles Hutchinson
Sales Tax Advisors, Inc.

Miles Hutchinson, CGMA, is the president of Sales Tax Advisors, Inc. Mr. Hutchinson was previously an auditor at PWC and the Chief Financial Officer of a billion dollar real estate development company. Mr. Hutchinson has presented over 2,500 seminars and training sessions on topics such as financial analysis and modeling, accounting, strategic planning, and SOX compliance. He is a graduate of University of Missouri – Kansas City.

CLE Credits (Law)

CreditValueTypeFormat
NALA--Credit not available
NALA--Credit not available
NFPA--Credit not available
NFPA--Credit not available
AL1.5 General
Live
AL1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
AK1.5 General
Live
AK1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
AR1.5 General
Live
ARNot Available General
On-Demand/Recording
AZ1.5 General
Live
AZ1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
CA1.5 General
Live
CA1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
CO1.8 General
Live
CO1.8 General
On-Demand/Recording
CT1.5 General
Live
CT1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
DE1.5 General
Live
DE1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
FL2 General
Live
FL2 General
On-Demand/Recording
GA1.5 General
Live
GA1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
HI1.5 General
Live
HI1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
IA1.5 General
Live
IA1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
ID1.5 General
Live
ID1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
IL1.5 General
Live
IL1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
IN1.5 General
Live
IN1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
KS2 General
Live
KSNot Available General
On-Demand/Recording
KY1.5 General
Live
KY1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
LA1.5 General
Live
LA1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
ME1.5 General
Live
ME1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
MN1.5 General
Live
MN1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
MO1.8 General
Live
MO1.8 General
On-Demand/Recording
MS1.5 General
Live
MSNot Available General
On-Demand/Recording
MT1.5 General
Live
MT1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
NC1.5 General
Live
NC1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
ND1.5 General
Live
ND1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
NE1.5 General
Live
NE1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
NH1.5 General
Live
NH1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
NJ1.8 General
Live
NJ1.8 General
On-Demand/Recording
NM1.5 General
Live
NM1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
NV1.5 General
Live
NV1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
NY1.5 General
Live
NY1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
OH1.5 General
Live
OH1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
OK2 General
Live
OK2 General
On-Demand/Recording
OR1.5 General
Live
OR1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
PA1.5 General
Live
PA1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
RI1.5 General
Live
RI1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
SC1.5 General
Live
SCNot Available General
On-Demand/Recording
TN1.5 General
Live
TN1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
TX1.5 General
Live
TX1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
UT1.5 General
Live
UT1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
VA1.5 General
Live
VANot Available General
On-Demand/Recording
VT1.5 General
Live
VT1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
WA1.5 Law and Legal Procedure
Live
WA1.5 Law and Legal Procedure
On-Demand/Recording
WI1.5 General
Live
WI1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
WV1.8 General
Live
WV1.8 General
On-Demand/Recording
WY1.5 General
Live
WY1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording

In some CLE states, the course will be submitted to the bar after you register. If for any reason the course is not approved, we will fully refund your registration fee. If a state is listed on this course, then we are confident the course fits that state's standards and already is or will be approved for credit.

HR Credits

CreditValueTypeFormat
HRCI1.5 General
Live
HRCI1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording
SHRM1.5 General
Live
SHRM1.5 General
On-Demand/Recording

Accounting Credits

CreditValueField of StudyFormat
CPE1.8 Business Law,
Taxes
Live
EA1Live

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CPE Credit - Maximum Credit Hours: Please see above. You must attend at least 50 minutes to obtain credit. Fields of Study: Please see above. Teaching Method: Lecture. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of attendance. Final approval of a course for CPE credit belongs with each state’s regulatory board.

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