Missed Break Penalties In some states, if an employee misses their required break, they are granted an extra hour (for example) of paid time. We are able to accommodate this need, starting on our Plus plan! To activate this function: Sign into your Homebase account at app.joinhomebase.com. Select the Settings tab in the top navigation bar. On the left, select the Overtime and Breaks section After setting the required break options, check mark the box for "Automatically apply penalty for a missed break" Set the amount of hours the penalty should add Select the green Save Changes button to finalize On the Timesheets page, select the gear icon in the upper right corner Check mark the box next to "Penalty Hours" to reveal that column, as shown below: *Please consult your state labor laws for additional information on the specific state requirements Related articles How do I add employees to Homebase from my POS? Update Permission Level How do I edit employees’ break time? How to Create Time Card Notes How to Add Employees Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.