Register for Virtual
Congress, Earn More RCHs
The 6th Annual Virtual Congress & Expo, an online companion to the Annual Congress, is now available on demand. The event delivers education, entertainment, and great virtual networking opportunities.
The 2015 Virtual Congress & Expo offers:
- Six virtual workshops and two general sessions
- The opportunity to earn up to 9 RCHs
- A full-service Expo to visit with exclusive payroll vendors where you can learn about the latest product and service solutions available
- A networking lounge with multiple chat boards to network with peers
- A resource center to gather important event materials and news
- Profile pages for all participants to see who's attending
- Video highlights from Congress in Las Vegas
- Electronic copies of Congress Today, the onsite daily newspaper
to learn more about the 6th Annual Virtual Congress & Expo and to register.
With Prism Award
If your organization has improved business practices and overall processes over the last year, you very well could be the recipient of a 2015 Payroll Prism Award, AP Prism Award, or Shared Services Award. Obtaining such an award not only helps your department garner industry-wide recognition, but it proves your employees' worth to company officials, too.
Now is the time to send in your nomination for the 2015 Prism Awards for best practices. Companies of all sizes are welcome to nominate their departments, and any department involved in payroll, finance, or accounting is eligible.
The 2015 Prism Awards will be presented to innovative payroll departments that exhibit best practices in four distinct categories:
Download the Payroll Prism Awards nomination form to enter
- Overall Best Practices
, or do the same for the AP Prism Award
, and the Shared Services Award
. All nominations are due by July 7, 2015.
The 2015 Payroll Prism Award winners are chosen by the subcommittee chairs of APA's Strategic Payroll Leadership Task Force (SPLTF). The AP Prism Award winner and the Shared Services Award winner are chosen by the subcommittee chairs of APA's Strategic Accounts Payable Leadership Task Force (SAPLTF) and the Shared Services Task Force (SSTF), respectively. All awards will be presented at APA's Fall Forum
, scheduled for September 23-25 in Orlando. Contact Jim Medlock, CPP
, Director of Education and Training at APA, for additional information on the Prism Awards.
Digital Library Packs
Powerful Payroll Punch
Many payroll professionals and departments rely on convenient digital media to handle their growing research needs. APA offers the Research Ready CD, which allows you to view, access, and print from four of APA's leading reference works for federal and state payroll research.
The CD includes the full text of:
Considered the definitive payroll text, The Payroll Source
provides essential information necessary to keep organizations in compliance with federal laws and regulations that affect daily operations. APA's Guide to State Payroll Laws
contains information on payroll-related laws and regulations in all 50 states, plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Finally, Federal Payroll Tax Laws & Regulations
contains the exact language of payroll-related sections of the Internal Revenue Code and IRS Regulations while Federal Payroll Non-Tax Laws & Regulations
contains the exact language of the payroll-related sections of federal laws and regulations from the United States Code and the Code of Federal Regulations.
Increase the strength of your payroll resources -- order your copy of the Research Ready CD
Virtual Class Provides
On June 16, APA will host its Intermediate Payroll Concepts: Virtual Classroom for professionals who desire advanced payroll education without leaving the office.
Delivered through six convenient, web-based interactive sessions with top instructors, Intermediate Payroll Concepts: Virtual Classroom provides attendees with management-level training on vital topics such as taxable/nontaxable compensation, tax reporting, and payroll leadership issues.
APA's Virtual Classrooms are designed for convenience and ease. Each course will be presented in segments that cannot be purchased separately. Intermediate Payroll Concepts: Virtual Classroom will be conducted over the Internet, and all participants will engage in class exercises and ask questions via interactive collaboration using virtual meeting software.
Ensure your company's compliance while enhancing your career -- register for Intermediate Payroll Concepts: Virtual Classroom today!
Nashville to Host
34th Annual Congress
APA is pleased to announce that the 34th Annual Congress will be held at the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, May 10-14, 2016. The event will offer a wide variety of educational workshops and the world's largest payroll, accounts payable, and finance Expo with more than 100 exhibitors.
As always, the event will deliver workshops, recertification credits, and invaluable networking opportunities. For those looking to book specially discounted rooms and make travel plans for the 34th Annual Congress, the Congress Housing Bureau helps make Congress visits memorable and affordable.
It's never to early to plan for Congress -- visit www.americanpayroll.org today!