Come away from this three-day program with the payroll knowledge, skills, and abilities required to produce accurate paychecks, ensure payroll compliance, and improve job performance. Payroll Practice Essentials teaches fundamental pay calculations through hands-on exercises and complex pay calculations and concepts.
Classes are taught at locations around the country, see details on right.
Registration for this course includes free pre- and post-class assessments using the Knowledge Assessment Calculator. Look for details in your course confirmation. BONUS! Receive a FREE one-year subscription to PayState Update (a $355 value)
Please be sure to verify location of your class before purchasing.
A $45 administrative fee will be assessed for each transfer/substitution.
Who Should Attend
Payroll practitioners in the early stages of their careers, along with accounting, benefits, bookkeeping, HR administrators, and others interfacing with payroll. The course can help prepare you for both the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) and Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) exams.
Calculate gross and net pay
Recognize taxable vs. nontaxable fringe benefits
Withhold, deposit, and report federal income taxes
Identify an employee
Prepare and file Forms 941 and W-2
Use forms provided by new employees, including Forms W-4 and I-9
There are two 15-minute refreshment breaks, one mid-morning and one mid-afternoon. A continental breakfast and a hot lunch are provided each day by APA. If you have special dietary needs or have a disability and require special services, please contact APA at (210) 224-6406, at least 14 business days in advance of the meeting date to discuss how we can assist you.
Please read our policies for registration, transfer, substitution, cancellation, and refunds.
Attendees are responsible for their own travel arrangements to and from the seminar.
Room reservations and hotel arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual. APA is not responsible for any issues related to reservations that the individual makes directly with the hotel. This includes final payments or adjustments.
Recertification Credit Hours
Earn up to 18 Recertification Credit Hours (RCHs) 1.8 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) or 21 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits when attending this course. Delivery Method: Group-Live, No advance preparation required, Fields of Study: Taxes = 15.0, Business Law = 4.0, Communications = 2.0.
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