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Become a State Payroll Compliance Star at 2022 Payroll Congress

BY: Lia Coniglio, Esq. | 04/15/22

On May 10-13, the APA and the Global Payroll Management Institute (GPMI) will hold the 40th Annual Payroll Congress Convention and Expo with its theme of “The Show Must Go On” in Las Vegas. This event offers world-class payroll education for professionals in payroll, tax, finance, global mobility, human resources, and benefits. Workshop sessions covering state payroll topics will also be featured, including the following:

Tuesday, May 10: Remote Workers

Implementing a Mobility Program will help you learn how to evaluate policy, manage risk, design workflows, and leverage partners to successfully design and implement a mobility program. This is critical as businesses are embracing remote work now more than ever and understanding compliance is just the beginning.

Wednesday, May 11: State Unemployment Insurance

The Impact of COVID-19 on Unemployment Insurance Programs will examine the impact of the COVID-19 public health crisis on the solvency of state unemployment trust funds and the effect on employer tax costs. It will outline best practices for employers to avoid increases in unemployment tax rates in light of COVID-19.

Thursday, May 12: Withholding and Nexus

Post-Pandemic Return to Office: Hybrid Worker and Business Traveler Compliance will discuss how employer plans impact specific withholding and reporting obligations in popular jurisdictions and how best to manage your company’s risk tolerance, its culture of compliance, and an employee-centric environment.

Friday, May 13: Paid Sick Leave

Paid Sick Leave: From Perk to Mandate will explain key obligations of paid sick leave 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.

Register now to attend Payroll Congress. For more information, visit, download the 2022 Payroll Congress Brochure, or call APA Customer Service at 210-224-6406, 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. CT, M-F.

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 Senior Manager of State Payroll Information Resources for the APA.