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Sep 3, 2018

Alliance Healthcare Services Celebrates 2018 National Payroll Week

The Payroll Department of Alliance Healthcare Services, Irvine makes payday the grooviest day of the week!  The department celebrated National Payroll Week, September 3 -7, 2018 with a bang. Silvia Cerpa and Melissa Shank give it all what it takes to get their employees paid accurately and on time.

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Sep 15, 2018

CPP North America Fall 2018 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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Sep 27, 2018

Tax Reform: Preparing for 2019-APA Webinar

Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EDT

Significant changes related to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Actare right around the corner, but exactly what those changes will be is still not final. Find out the next stepsyou need to be ready for in this special webinar, the latest in the APA’s Tax Reform Educational Series.

 

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Oct 3, 2018

Uncovering Global Time and Gross Pay Automation Challenges.

Price: FREE
When: 3 October – 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. EST
Credits: 1.0 RCH/0.1 CEUs/1.0 CPE Credit

Global businesses are affected by the complexities around multiple regions, a diverse workforce, local and global labor compliance, and complex gross pay requirements. Getting a single source of truth for global gross pay isn’t an option.

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Oct 4, 2018

APA Webinar: 401(k) Plans: What You Always Wanted to Know But Were Afraid to Ask

Get the answers to your questions about how your company’s 401(k) plan integrates with your payroll process. We will uncover the most recent changes to the 401(k) regulations and the complications they will create for your payroll process.

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Oct 18, 2018

October Chapter Meeting:

Sponsor:  
The #1 Mid-Market Human Capital Management Solution

Speaker: Thomas C. Lambert, CLU, ChFC, VP/Senior Consultant & Advisor. Starting his career in the early ’80s, Tom has always served the financial and retirement objectives of small and mid-sized businesses. Tom’s history with WESPAC initially began in 1982, where he became a senior officer and principal by the late ’80s.

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Oct 18, 2018

Immigration Seminar: I9s, Prevailing Wages, H1b Visas

Speaker:  Attorney Nikki Jacobson – Workers’ Compensation & Immigration Lawyers
Details:  Immigration Law Update:  What Every Employer Should Know – I9s, Prevailing Wages, H1b Visa

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Oct 24, 2018

2018 California Payroll Conference – Falling for Payroll

Registration is now open for the California Payroll Conference –  Falling for Payroll.  Join us October 24th through 26th at the Hyatt Regency Spa and Golf Course, in picturesque Monterey, CA. This year’s three-day conference will have exciting new topics covering critical payroll statutory updates, hot new trends in payroll best practices, and the ever evolving world of global payroll.

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Nov 1, 2018

Preparing for Year-End and 2019

APA’s Preparing for Year-End and 2019, will address the complex compliance issues of year-end, as well as the latest Tax Reform changes that will affect the closing of 2018 and the beginning of 2019.

• Learn how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will impact your organization
• Find out how the 2019 Form W-4 will impact payroll professionals

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Nov 15, 2018

November Chapter Meeting:

Sponsor:  
The #1 Mid-Market Human Capital Management Solution

Speaker: Leisa Reid is a Professional Speaker & Author who presents to thousands of  people.  After 20+ years of Management, Sales and Executive Leadership, Leisa joined Productive Learning, a personal development company specializing in helping people close the gap between what they have and what they truly desire.

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Oct 31, 2017

APA Takes Action to Help Members With Tax Issues

By Alice P. Jacobsohn, Esq Albert Einstein once said, “The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.” With that in mind, APA’s Government Relations Task Force Subcommittee on IRS Issues made two requests of the IRS in September to help members with compliance. First, “APA is asking that the IRS waive […]

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Oct 31, 2017

401(k) Contribution Limit Increases to $18,500 for 2018

The IRS has announced the cost-of-living adjustments applicable to dollar limits on the benefits and contributions under qualified retirement plans, as well as other items for tax year 2018. The dollar limit on employee elective deferrals to 401(k), 403(b), and 457(b) plans increases to $18,500 (up from $18,000) and the limit on catch-up contributions for individuals age 50 or over remains unchanged at $6,000.

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Oct 31, 2017

Social Security Wage Base Up to $128,700 for 2018

On October 13, the SSA announced that the 2018 social security wage base will be $128,700, an increase of $1,500 from $127,200 in 2017. All covered wages are still subject to the 1.45% Medicare tax. The maximum social security tax employees and employers will each pay in 2018 is $7,979.40, an increase of $93 from $7,886.40 in 2017.

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Oct 08, 2017

USCIS Releases Revised Form I-9, Instructions

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) released a revised Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, and updated the Instructions for Form I-9. Employers must begin using the new version (dated July 17, 2017) by September 18, 2017.

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Sep 17, 2017

APA Helps Stop California Student Loan Garnishment Bill

In a win for APA, a California bill (S.B. 16) that would have tied student loan garnishment calculations to state and local minimum wage rates was voted down in a state Assembly vote of 38 to 24 in June, although the bill sponsor was given leave to try again later in this session to get the bill passed. APA’s lobbying effort began last February when it informed the Legislature that the proposed calculation method was inherently unfair to California residents.

 

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Sep 10, 2017

California, Virgin Islands Apply for Benefit Cost Rate Add-on Waiver

California and the Virgin Islands have applied to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) for a Benefit Cost Rate (BCR; sometimes referred to as Benefit Cost Ratio) add-on waiver by the, deadline. California and the Virgin Islands are on the DOL’s updated list of potential Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA) credit reduction states for 2017 [DOL, Potential 2017 Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA) Credit Reductions, rev. July 2017].

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