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Strategic Payroll Practices

Strategic Payroll Practices

Program Overview

Strategic Payroll Practices is the fourth and final step in the Progression Series. This course provides insightful perspectives on complex payroll taxation topics, operational effectiveness, employee development, emerging technologies, and other issues when developing a successful strategy to guide a payroll department.

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2024 Pricing

$1,085.00 USD$1,215.00 USD$1,375.00 USD

Learning Objectives

  • Manage IRS and SSA notices and audits
  • Develop a payroll department's vision and mission statements
  • Ensure proper taxation and reporting of complex benefits
  • Understand trends in payroll practice and technology
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Who Should Attend

Provides guidance on how to run an efficient payroll department and measure its efficiency and assists those preparing for the Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) exam.

Delivery Options

 • Six-session Virtual Classroom
 • Two-day Interactive Virtual Sessions


Virtual Classroom
24SPP01V – Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 7/16, 7/17, 7,18, 7/23, 7/24, 7/25
Schedule: Classroom opens: 2:45 p.m. EDT
Class: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. EDT
Duration: Two hours with a five-minute break
Number of Class Sessions: Six
The virtual classroom will use an online training center. The course will be presented in segments which cannot be purchased separately.

Interactive Virtual
24SPP01Z – Thursday, Friday, 9/26, 9/27
Schedule: Classroom opens: 8:15 a.m. CDT
Class: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. CDT
The Interactive Virtual course uses Zoom. There will be morning and afternoon breaks and a lunch break.

Credit Information

Earn up to 12 Recertification Credit Hours (RCHs), 1.2 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), or 12 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits. Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based. Program Level: Overview. No prerequisites or advance preparation required. Fields of Study: Business Management & Organization=5.0, Taxes=5.0, Information Technology=2.0

Event Policies and Health and Safety Procedures

Please read our Event Policies regarding registration, transfers, substitutions, cancellations, refunds, travel arrangements, and consent to use your photograph and contact information, and our Health and Safety Policies (note: as of January 2023, proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative test is no longer required for entry to in-person events).

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A $55 administrative fee will be assessed for each transfer/substitution.