Tax preparers not prepared for no training pay

Tax preparers at H&R Block argued that because they had to undergo 24 hours of training to qualify for the job, they should have been paid for the training. Their collective action ended up before the U.S. 8th Circuit Court of Appeals (whose rulings apply to all South Dakota employers). The court carefully considered the matter and rejected their claim that they had to be paid for the training time. Read More...