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Tax Levies and Creditor Garnishments: What Payroll Must Know to Stay in Compliance

60 min. Aired Monday July 26th | 10am PT / 12pm CT

Available for 1.0 certification hour to APA till 8/31/2021

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Tax Levies and Creditor Garnishments: What Payroll Must Know to Stay in Compliance

This webinar was rescheduled from the original date of June 29th, 2021.

Tax Levies and Creditor Garnishments: What Payroll Must Know to Stay in Compliance

This webinar concentrates on processing garnishments in the payroll department other than child support. It covers the federal rules for creditor garnishments, the IRS rules for federal tax levies, the various aspects of state tax levies, the key points for processing state creditor garnishments, how to handle voluntary wage assignments such as payday loans and student loans. It includes best practices for reconciling and processing the garnishments in the payroll department. Sample memos for communicating with the employee concerning garnishments are included. The IRS Form 668-W is reviewed.

What you will learn

  • How to define the various types of tax levies and creditor garnishments
  • The federal requirements a payroll department must know on each type of garnishment
  • How state requirements affect garnishments
  • How to handle terminated employees in regard to garnishments
  • How to determine the withholding under a federal tax levy
  • Deducting the proper amounts for student loans and creditor garnishments

About the Speaker - Vicki Lambert

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Vicki M. Lambert, CPP, is President and Academic Director of The Payroll Advisor™, a firm specializing in payroll education and training. The company’s website www.thepayrolladvisor.com offers a payroll news service which keeps payroll professionals up-to-date on the latest rules and regulations.

With nearly 40 years of hands-on experience in all facets of payroll functions as well as over three decades as a trainer and author, Ms. Lambert has become the most 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 that have been attended by executives and professionals from some of the most prestigious firms in business today.

A pioneer in electronic and online education, Ms. Lambert produces and presents payroll related audio seminars, webinars and webcasts for clients, APA chapters and business groups throughout the country. Ms. Lambert is an adjunct faculty member at Brandman University in Southern California and is the creator of and instructor for their Practical Payroll Online program, which is approved for recertification hours by the APA. She is also the instructor for the American Payroll Association’s “PayTrain” online program also offered by Brandman University.

Important About Accreditation

This webinar has been submitted by APA for 1 (one) general RCH credit until 08/31/2021. You must watch the entire one-hour recording session per APA rules and regulations to qualify for credit. If approved, you will be sent an email containing program codes within 30 days of the date of presentation.

If you view this entire webinar without fast-forwarding in addition to passing the required quiz, you will receive an email containing your earned program code, including APA program codes, within 30 days.

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