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APA Answers Questions About COVID-19-Related Legislation

BY: Jyme Mariani, Esq. | 05/14/20

APA answers some of the attendees’ most asked questions from its Understanding the Impact of COVID-19 on Federal and State Payroll Compliance webinar in the May issue of Payroll Currently (Issue 5, Vol. 28). More than 400 questions were asked by attendees during the live webinar, which was presented on April 9.

Webinar Available On Demand

Attendees who missed the webinar in April can register to attend the webinar on demand. They will earn 1.5 RCHs or 0.15 CEUs for attending.

Q&A Topics

The article addresses these topics:

  • General Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) and Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act questions related to payroll.
  • The employee retention credit.
  • Deferring employment tax deposits and payments.
  • The Paycheck Protection Program.

The questions and answers are available in the May edition of Payroll Currently.

COVID-19 Payroll Resource Center Available

For additional COVID-19-related information, see APA’s COVID-19 Payroll Resource Center. The webpage, which is updated regularly, includes links to the U.S. Congress, federal agencies, and APA resources and education.

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Jyme Mariani, Esq., is Managing Editor of Payroll Currently and Payroll Information Resources for the APA.