Dayna Reum ,CPP, FPC is currently the Payroll Tax Manager at PetSmart Inc. She has been heavily involved in the payroll field over 15 years. Starting as a payroll clerk at a small Tucson company, She moved on to be a Payroll Team Leader at Honeywell Inc. During Dayna’s time at Honeywell she obtained her FPC (Fundamental Payroll Certification) through the American Payroll Association. She also received several merit awards for Customer Service and Acquisitions and Divestitures. Dayna is no stranger to teaching she has taught at the Metro Phoenix American Payroll Association meetings and at the Arizona State Payroll Conference. Topics including Payroll Basics, Global/Cultural Awareness, Immigration Basics for the Payroll Professional, Multi-State and Local Taxation and Quality Control for Payroll, international and Canadian payroll.
Dayna has her CPP (Certified Payroll Professional) through the APA. She also serves on the National American Payroll Association on the national Strategic Leadership Task Force, Government Affairs Task Force (PA Local tax subcommittee). Dayna has received a Citation of Merit for her service along with being a Gold Pin member of the APA. Besides her payroll accomplishments Dayna is certified in HR hiring and firing practices and is a Six-Sigma Greenbelt.
Companies are providing more fringe benefits to employers more than ever before, thus reduces company cost but raises employee moral. Because of this the IRS has more to say on what Fringe Benefits are taxable and what are not. The IRS for non-taxable fringe benefits puts a lot of regulation around how the fringe benefit is given and when that also determines if a thought non-taxable item may end up being taxable.
Review tasks and requirements of year end processing along with the most current legislative updates. The IRS provides updated tax rates and changes how taxable income is calculated each year. This webinar will assist the seasoned payroll professional on new legislation that needs to be considered. This webinar will also assist the W-2 new comer to understand all the boxes on the form W-2 and what should be reported. A brief overview of year end and W-2 best practices will also be discussed.
Discussion on AP & Payroll Functions and who should own responsibility of each including paying and reporting. Certain payments that effect both departments will be discussed. Will review the importance of understanding the relationship of the people being paid with the company to determine which department should handle. Along with a Q & A session.
Taxation questions for all employers and companies are a continuous struggle. Companies are always looking for ways to promote and keep key talent in their organizations. To do this more companies are give their leadership/executive teams more fringe benefits versus just compensation. Because of the rise in such fringe benefits it is becoming more critical for payroll professionals to understand special payment and or deductions that executive teams could be receiving and the tax implications of such benefits.