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Oct 31, 2016


Congratulations to our Study Group Member who Just Passed the Fall 2016 CPP Exam. Job Well Done!

The OCCAPA congratulates Miya Vu, Study Group member in passing the Fall 2016 CPP Exam. Doing all that extra work while continuing in their full time position was extremely ambitious, and took a lot of effort and dedication on her part.

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Dec 14, 2016


Bring Your Boss to our December Chapter Breakfast Meeting: CA PT Sick Law Updates

Sponsor: Global Cash Card
Please note a Wednesday date

Speaker:  Jim Hart, Littler Mendelson, P.C. Join us and bring your boss as we enjoy a great meeting with an informative topic and lots of door prizes! Be sure to register early to save your spot!

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Jan 31, 2017


Happy W-2 Time

OCCAPA does not hold a January meeting. The first 2017 meeting will be held Thursday, February 16, 2017. Please check back again to see our 2017 Events Page and Calendar. See you in 2017

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What's New

Dec 08, 2016


Year End Check List

Audit, Audit, Audit (Employee Addresses, Social Security #s, W-4s)
Prepare Holiday Schedule for 2017
Prepare Payroll Schedule for 2017, keeping in mind Bank & Company Holidays (attach a copy to last paycheck for all employees)

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Dec 08, 2016


6 Tips for Payroll Employees to Improve Productivity

If you find yourself consistently facing a deluge of data, with several payroll reports due in a short amount of time, there’s a better strategy than wishing for more time or habitually working overtime. The optimal approach is to boost your productivity at work.

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Dec 08, 2016


Taxable Gifts and Awards

Employers cannot give gifts to employees. IRC 102 (c) (1) (“Subsection (a) shall not exclude from gross income any amount transferred by or for an employer to, or for the benefit of, an employee.”)

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Nov 06, 2016


FY2017 Per Diem Rates for Federal Travelers Released

Washington — GSA released the fiscal year (FY) 2017 travel per diem rates, which took effect on October 1, 2016. By law, GSA sets these rates for the Continental United States annually. Based on local market costs of mid-priced hotels, lodging per diem rates provide caps, or maximum amounts, that can be reimbursed to federal employees for lodging and meals while on official travel. For more information on FY 2017 travel per diem rates, please visit www.gsa.gov/perdiem.

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