New SPLTF Subcommittee Guides Payroll Pros in K-12 Education

A new subcommittee has been added to the APA's Strategic Payroll Leadership Task Force (SPLTF). The SPLTF will now include a K-12 Education Subcommittee for those interested in offering guidance in the primary and secondary (kindergarten through grade 12) education industry.

It will join a host of other subcommittees members can join, including Best Practices, Educational Institutions, Emerging Technologies, Global Issues, Government/Public Sector Best Practices, Health Care, Hospitality Industry, Manufacturing Best Practices, Retail Best Practices, and Small Employer. The SPLTF K-12 Subcommittee will be chaired by Cheryl Starbuck, CPP, and Ron Moser, CPP.

If you are interested in joining the new SPLTF K-12 Subcommittee, contact Jim Medlock, CPP, at [email protected]

Preparing for Year-End and 2018

2018 is right around the corner, and preparation courses are under way. This class will cover best practices for year-end processing, including how to:

  • Determine what benefits are taxable and how to apply them to W-2 forms
  • Identify which states may be FUTA credit reduction states
  • Understand the latest that Congress has in store for payroll processing
On demand webinar attendees can earn up to 1.5 RCHs or 0.15 CEUs for each segment attended.

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Canadian Payrolls Preparing for Year-End and 2018

In this webinar, attendees will learn about year-end preparations and how to maintain compliance with Canadian laws and regulations. The course includes how to:

  • Avoid PIER reports and additional compliance penalties
  • Complete each box on the T4, T4A, and RL-1 slips
  • Review and discuss provincial updates from a payroll perspective
Webinar attendees can earn up to 1.5 RCHs, 0.15 CEUs, or 1.5 CPE credits for each webinar segment.

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Accounts Payable/Disbursements Preparing for Year-End and 2018

For this webinar-on-demand series, discover how to improve your year-end AP and disbursements processes to be more effective while maintaining compliance. This four-segment series covers:

  • The best practices of year-end preparation
  • How to ensure that TIN/name combinations on 1099 forms match IRS records
  • How to identify an independent contractor
  • How to ensure payments are correctly reported on Form 1099
Each webinar attendance can earn up to 1.5 Recertification Credit Hours (RCHs) or 0.15 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

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It Pays to Know

U.S. Army officers serving in the western frontier during the early 1800s could have a portion of their pay disbursed directly to their wives and other dependents back east. #Paynews

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Source: The History of Payroll in the U.S.


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