Thanks again to Howard Goldman, CPP for providing the updated list of numbers you need to know for 2018.  Howard warns us that there may be  some changes coming depending on upcoming guidance due to the new tax law. The document is available in the Resources for Members area of the website.

CPP Exam
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Numbers You Need to Know -2018
Details for our March meeting have been announced, and registration is now open. Information about our other upcoming meetings is also available.  Visit our Chapter Meeting Schedule page for all the info.

Our 2018 CPP Exam
Preparation Class, presented in conjunction with Schoolcraft College in Livonia, will be held Wednesday evenings beginning May 2nd and running through August 22nd.  The class format is a lecture on a different payroll topic each week, plus two mini-exams to test your knowledge and preparedness.  For individuals currently certified as a CPP or FPC, the class is expected to be approved for up to 41 recertification credit hours (pending), based on your attendance.

Cost of the class will be $235 ($188 for seniors).  Participants will need the 2018 edition of The Payroll Source book, available from the American Payroll Association at  Class registration will open in late March or early April - please check the APA Detroit Chapter website at for registration details.

Save the Dates!
This year's Michigan Statewide Conference will be held October 10-12 at the Auburn Hills Marriott Pontiac Hotel.

Seeking a new position?

If you or someone you know is seeking a new payroll opportunity check out our Job Opportunities page often. The most recent opening was posted February 28, 2018 and new ones can come in at any time.

Chapter Bulletin Board
This month's article from Robert Half is directed at Payroll specialists who have taken leaves of absence.  It gives you seven tips that can help you successfully get back to work and restart your payroll career.  Check the Chapter Bulletin Board every month for articles of interest to payroll professionals.

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