Meet Farm Commons and learn what we will (and won't) be covering in this tutorial.
Explore when a worker can be considered an independent contractor, includes new information on DOL test.
Explore if your farm owes the minimum wage and more about the agricultural labor exemption.
Overtime and Breaks
Learn when overtime is required and when you must offer your employees breaks
We go over the basics of WC and if you are required to purchase it.
Interns and Volunteers
A brief overview of it your employees might be considered interns or volunteers in the eyes of the law
Paperwork and Recordkeeping
Learn what information pay stubs should include as well as other business records to keep. Overview of what can be considered deductions.
Get a basics on the Iowa Migrant Labor Camp Program
Participant questions, including: including how family members factor in to exemptions and payroll totals, workers compensation for non agricultural work, and more.
We review both federal and state tax obligations for the farmer in IA