Federal Information and Compliance Sites

DOL

DOL

U.S. Department of Labor on laws, regulations, and technical assistance services

 

Wage and Hour Division

Fair Labor Standards, Minimum Wage, Compliance Assistance Materials

 

OSHA Small Biz

Occupational Health and Safety Administration for small businesses

 

OSHA on Ergonomics

Standards, solutions, references, and tips

 

Wages in Agriculture—Overview

 

MSPA

Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Workers Protection Act, Fact sheets

 

CDC

NIOSH Agriculture

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health by CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) on Agricultural Safety and Health

 

EPA

National Agriculture Compliance Assistance Center

First stop information center about environmental requirement that affect the agricultural community by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; includes a health and safety link with worker protection standards and a pesticide link

 

IRS

IRS Small Biz

Internal Revenue Service for small businesses and self employed

 

Agriculture Tax Center

 

IRS Forms and Publications

Most forms and publications are available for information and printing

 

Digital IRS Newsletter

The latest general information on taxes

 

USCIS

Citizenship and Immigration Services

Homepage with access to information, services and forms

 

SSA

Social Security Online

General information of employees and employers

 

Employer Reporting Information

How to file, addresses, and more information for employers

 

EEOC

Equal Employment

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission provides information on civil rights, ADA (Americans with disabilities) and how to comply with respective regulations

 

U.S. Department of Justice

Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) maintains a recognition and accreditation roster of persons entitled to represent individuals in matters before the Department of Homeland Security, and the Immigration Courts and Board of Immigration Appeals. Also available is a list of disciplined practitioners

 

 

 

 

Last updated January 18, 2010

 

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Department of Agricultural, Food, and Economics

Michigan State University