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  • Mar 24 / 2014
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American Payroll Association

The American Payroll Association is the professional society for Payroll Professionals. Established in 1982, the American Payroll Association (APA), headquartered in San Antonio, TX, is the nation’s leader in payroll education, training, and publications. APA is the industry’s highly respected, collective voice in Washington, DC. The Association pursues the following objectives:

  1. To increase the Payroll Professional’s skill level through education and mutual support.
  2. To obtain recognition for payroll work as practiced in today’s business and legislative environments and as a professional discipline.
  3. To represent the Payroll Professional on the federal, state and local level.
  4. To provide public service education on payroll and employment issues.
Anyone engaged in payroll administration and/or related fields is eligible for APA membership.  If you want to become a member of APA National, check out www.americanpayroll.org/members to learn more and join today, or fill out the Membership Application – Join Online.
  • Mar 24 / 2014
What's New

Minimum Wage Increased for Federal Contractors

Minimum Wage Increased by Executive Order for Many Federal Contractors.  President Obama has issued an Executive Order establishing an hourly minimum wage of $10.10 ($4.90 for tipped employees) applicable to federal contractors and subcontractors for contracts solicited on or after January 1, 2015. The rates will be adjusted annually. Implementing regulations will be issued by October 1, 2014, by the Secretary of Labor. 79F.R. 9851.

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