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Fall in Love With State Payroll Compliance at Congress Xstream

BY: Lia Coniglio, Esq. | 04/15/21

On May 18-21, the APA and the Global Payroll Management Institute (GPMI) will hold Congress Xstream: An Online Conference & Expo with its theme of “I Love Payroll.” This online event offers world-class payroll education for professionals in payroll, tax, finance, global mobility, human resources, and benefits. Several workshops covering state payroll topics will also be featured.

Tuesday, May 18: Family Leave Insurance

Growing Programs for Growing Families: The Rise of Family Leave Insurance will compare the structures of family leave insurance programs so that employers can create more efficient compliance strategies. It will outline each jurisdiction's family leave insurance tax requirements, including tax rates, wage bases, and notification and reporting requirements. Pending program proposals will also be discussed.

Wednesday, May 19: Paid Sick Leave

Paid Sick Leave: From Perk to Mandate will cover this important topic that continues to dominate the news as the world deals with COVID-19. Payroll departments should understand key obligations of these mandates: accrual, usage, and carryover rules; pay rate calculations; and recordkeeping requirements. Learn the latest developments at the federal, state, and local levels and how to identify compliance changes.

Thursday, May 20: California Payroll

California Payroll: Addressing Updates, Issues, and Your Questions will discuss the state's challenges for payroll professionals. Find out the latest updates on legislation and labor law regulations covering California employees. Topics include the expansion of the California Family Rights Act, new California pay data reporting requirements, and new notice requirements.

To follow your heart and register, visit and click on Register.

Interested in more state and local payroll coverage? APA’s PayState Update eNewsletter is perfect for you.

Lia Coniglio, Esq., is Managing Editor of PayState Update and Manager of State Payroll Information Resources for the APA.