This comprehensive training session gives you practical, easy-to-understand solutions to the complex issues you’ll face in November, December and January, including:
- Changes to Form W-2 and Form 941 for 2017
- Reconciliation of Form W-2 to Form 941 and why it must be done
- Update on year-beginning annual changes for:
o social security wage base,
o fringe benefit limitations,
o federal per diem allowance,
o standard mileage rate,
o qualified transportation fringe benefits,
o advanced earned income credit, and more.
- How to use the required year-end notice to update your employees for the coming year
- Best practices on organizing the payroll department for year-end including action item check lists for Form W-2, Year end and Year beginning to ensure a smooth process
- How to handle duplicate requests for Form W-2 including charging fees
During this must-attend program, our expert faculty will also explore:
- Best practices for gathering, calculating and reconciling W-2 data all year long as is now expected by the IRS
- Taxation of fringe benefits at year end including:
o awards and prizes,
o moving expenses,
o personal use of company cars, and
o gift certificates
- Latest update on white-collar exemptions
- Electronic delivery of W-2s to employees
- When to use the Form W-2c and when to correct the W-2 itself
- State regulatory changes affecting payroll including SUI wage bases, minimum wage increases and more
- Review of EFW-2 record changes for tax year 2017
- Verifying employee names and SSN’s
- Review of filing deadlines
- Third Party Sick Pay reporting
- Example year-end checklists
Plus, you’ll get answers to your specific questions during our interactive Q&A session.
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Vicki M. Lambert, CPP.
"The Payroll Advisor"
Vicki M. Lambert, CPP is President and Academic Director of The Payroll Advisor™ a firm specializing in the training of payroll professionals. With over three decades of hands-on experience in all facets of payroll functions as well as over 20 years as a trainer and author, Ms. Lambert is a sought-after and respected voice in the practice and management of payroll issues. She has conducted open market training seminars on payroll issues across the United States as well as serving as an in-house trainer for businesses such as Sun Microsystems, Fox Studios, Disney, County of Riverside and the City of Hesperia.
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