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Federal Agency Executives Answer Payroll Questions at APA Congress

BY: APA Staff | 08/07/18

Read what federal agency executives had to say when they answered questions submitted by participants at the American Payroll Association’s 36th Annual Congress in National Harbor, Maryland, held May 15-19, 2018.

The questions and answers are available exclusively in a two-part Special Report in PAYROLL CURRENTLY’s July and August issues (Issues 7 and 8). PAYROLL CURRENTLY is APA’s monthly compliance newsletter for payroll professionals and is free for members as a benefit of APA membership.

Members of this year’s panel were: Scott Pedersen, Social Security Administration (SSA); Derrick Witherspoon, Wage and Hour Division (WHD), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL); Christine Schott, DOL; Sherri Grigsby, Office of Child Support Enforcement (OCSE); and Dave Basham, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).

Key topics include: correcting a social security number; handling bonus payments; lump-sum garnishment reporting; calculating compensable travel time for employees; and determining which documents can be provided for completing the Form I-9.

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