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Sep 15, 2018

CPP – APA Spring, 2019 Exam

The CPP is an advanced credential for those with payroll knowledge and experience.
Certification Exam Application
A Certified Payroll Professional candidate must complete an application to take the CPP exam. The APA’s Certification Department must approve the application before the candidate can register for the exam. The APA’s CPP Committee reserves the right to audit applications to verify applicant eligibility.

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Jan 1, 2019

2019 OCCAPA Membership Registration

OCCAPA tracks memberships on a calendar year basis.  Jan. 1 – Dec. 31, 2019
Individual: $70 Non National APA Member     $60 National APA Member
$150 Corporate – National Non Member**
$40 per each additional Corporate Member – National Non Member**
$140 Corporate – National Member with Member ID #*
$30 per each additional Corporate Member – National Member with Member ID #*

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Jan 27, 2019

December 2018 Breakfast Chapter Meeting

What a fun morning we had at our December Breakfast Chapter Meeting. We had an incredible time and learned a lot of new and very useful information.

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Mar 2, 2019

Preparation for CPP and FPC Exam – Spring Boot Camp

The OCCAPA Boot Camp is a 1 day session to help prepare for the CPP or FPC exam. The session includes a complete practice exam and a thorough review of the questions and answer.
8:00 am‐4:30 pm Care Ambulance Service, Inc. 1517 W. Braden Ct, Orange, CA 92868

Early bird special – special price at checkout for OCCAPA Members – ONLY $100 If you register online by Friday Feb. 22nd.
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What's New

Jun 05, 2014

2nd Place – 2014 Best Chapter Website

The OCCAPA is proud to announce that our newly designed website, just released in January was awarded 2nd Place for the 2014 Best Chapter Website. This is a huge award and accomplishment for our chapter.

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May 12, 2014

IRS Issues Form 941-X for 2014

On April 16, the IRS released revised versions of Form 941-X, Adjusted Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return or Claim for Refund, and the Instructions for Form 941-X.

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May 12, 2014

Employees Who Get Paid Commission

California Labor Code Section 2751 requires employers to provide commission agreements in writing specifying the method by which commissions are both computed and paid. Agreement details must be signed by both the employer and employee.

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Apr 16, 2014

California, Paid Family Leave, expanded

Effective 7-1-14, the paid family leave (PFL) program is expanded to include time off to care for a seriously ill grandparent, sibling, or parent-in-law. Currently, the PFL program provides up to six weeks of wage replacement benefits to employees who take time off from work to care for a seriously ill child, spouse, parent, domestic […]

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Apr 16, 2014

USCIS Creates Form I-90 Employee Information Sheet

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has developed a Form I-9 Employee Information Sheet that employers can offer to new employees as an easy reference for their questions on Form I- 9. It was created in direct response to employees’ feedback.  The new one page Form I-9 Employee Information Sheet responds to common questions and […]

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Apr 16, 2014

Supreme Court Says Severance Payments Are FICA Taxable Wages

On March 25, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously that severance payments are taxable wages under the Federal Insurance Contributions Act. Read a comment on the decision by APA’s tax counsel. U.S. v. Quality Stores, Inc. — APA, Payroll Currently, April 2014 Issue. 

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