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May 19, 2022

Webinar – May Chapter Meeting: Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Minimum Wage, Overtime, Child Labor

Please note that Registration is required for Members and Non Members in order to participate in our webinar and will only be available until Thursday 5/19 at 9:00 am.

Member Registration:
Member:  Free, e-mail your full name to: membership@occapa.com
RCHs:   2 Units

Speaker:  Jose L. Medina is the Assistant District Director for the U.S. Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division (WHD) in the San Diego District Office.

Speaker:  Rosanna Santana is the Community Outreach and Resource Planning Specialist (CORPS) for the U.S. Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division’s San Diego District Office.

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May 20, 2022

Orange County Chapter, American Payroll Association

Are You Looking For Us??

Looking for a great time to meet other payroll professionals. Look no further! The Orange County Chapter of the American Payroll Association is looking for you too.  We would like you to join us for our monthly local chapter meetings.  Our meetings are in Zoom so you can connect with us from anywhere.  You will hear topics relevant to the payroll profession, as well as earning your continuing education credits towards your recertification hours if you are currently a CPP or FPC. We welcome all who are interested in networking with other payroll professionals.

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May 26, 2022

California Payroll Conference 2022



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May 27, 2022


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What's New

Nov 07, 2021

2022 Pension COLAs -401(k), 403(b), 457(b) Pre-Tax Contribution Limit Increases to $20,500 for 2022

The IRS has announced the cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs) to the dollar limits on benefits and contributions under qualified retirement plans, as well as other items, for tax year 2022.

  • The limitation on the exclusion for elective deferrals under §402(g)(1) (e.g., §401(k) and §403(b) plans) increases to $20,500 (from $19,500).
  • The limit on annual additions to defined contribution plans under §415(c)(1)(A) increases to $61,000 (from $58,000).
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Nov 07, 2021

Social Security Wage Base Increases to $147,000 for 2022

The Social Security Administration announced that the 2022 social security wage base will be $147,000, which is an increase of $4,200 from $142,800 in 2021.

The maximum social security tax employees and employers will each pay in 2022 is $9,114, an increase of $260.40 from $8,853.60 in 2021.

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Mar 09, 2021

Biden Administration Extends Relief for Federal Student Loan Borrowers

On January 20, President Biden requested that the Secretary of Education extend COVID-19-related relief for federal student loan borrowers. The U.S. Department of Education has indicated on its Coronavirus and Forbearance Info for Students, Borrowers, and Parents website that the relief will be extended at least through September 30, 2021. Without the extension, the relief measures would have expired on January 31.

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