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APA’s Garnishments and Wage and Hour Guides Updated for 2021

BY: Mavanee Anderson, Esq. | 05/03/21

The APA has released the 2021 editions of its popular guides on garnishments and wage and hour laws. Both publications are available online on the APA Bookshelf in electronic format and can also be downloaded as a PDF. They also are available as softcover books.

Garnishments Guide

The 2021 edition of APA’s Guide to Federal and State Garnishment Laws can be used to confidently process multiple wage withholding orders, including child support income withholding orders (IWOs), creditor garnishments, federal and state tax levies, bankruptcy orders, and wage assignments.

Learn the latest on lump-sum payments, state electronic IWO and electronic child support payment capabilities and requirements, calculating wages exempt from federal tax levies, student loan and federal agency debt collection requirements and trends, and the priority of multiple orders of the same or different types of wage withholding orders. The publication is also available as a softcover book.

Wage and Hour Guide

The 2021 edition of APA’s Guide to Federal and State Wage & Hour Laws enables readers to comply with federal and state laws governing minimum wages, overtime, exempt vs. nonexempt employees, child labor restrictions, and much more.

Learn the state and local minimum wage rates and tip credit amounts for 2021, as well as the latest requirements for call-in time and predictive scheduling, wage payment methods, electronic pay statements, payments to terminated or deceased employees, and allowable deductions from wages. The publication is also available as a softcover book.

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Mavanee Anderson, Esq., is Editor of PayState Update and Payroll Information Resources for the APA.