APA Detroit Chapter

Payroll Professionals Helping Payroll Professionals

The APA  Detroit Chapter is affiliated with the American Payroll Association, but is an autonomous and independent organization.

The Chapter is a non-profit professional organization dedicated to providing educational, communication, and networking opportunities for payroll professionals.

Statewide and Chapter Meetings

Registration is now open for our Silver Anniversary Statewide Conference.  We have an outstanding agenda including opening remarks by APA Executive Director, Dan Maddux. Visit our  Michigan Statewide Conference page for complete details.

Registration is also open for our July and September Chapter meetings. Visit our  Chapter_Meeting_Schedule page for complete details.

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 July 16, 2014 and new ones can come in at any time.

June Meeting Presentation
A copy of Gino Petrozzi’s June meeting presentation is available on the “Chapter Bulletin Board.”

Updated “Know the Numbers 2014”
Chapter members visit the “Resources_for_Members” page for the updated version of “2014 Know the Numbers.” Thanks  to Howard Goldman, CPP for again providing this valuable information.

2013 Statewide Conference Photos
A selection of photos from last year’s conference is available at https://mistatewidepayroll2013.shutterfly.com/ .

LinkedIn Group
Our Chapter has established a group on LinkedIn.  This group is intended for disseminating news and promoting discussions regarding subjects of interest to Detroit Chapter members and prospective members.   We encourage you to join this group.  Chapter Membership is also encouraged, of course, but not required.  Look for “Detroit Chapter American Payroll Association” on LinkedIn, or simply click on this link to learn more

The Detroit Chapter has been Serving Payroll Professionals in Detroit and Southeastern Michigan since 1985.

This website developed and maintained by Roger A. Smith, CPP


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Join the Chapter!
Enjoy the benefits of membership.  Visit our Chapter Membership page for the details.

Our speaker for March 2013 was Gino Petrozzi, Manager, National Tax - Employment Tax Advisory Services for Ernst & Young LLP.  He discussed many of the various state laws, concerns, and compliance issues regarding multi-state taxation.

Our speaker for April 2013 was Christina Archer-Walker of the Unemployment Insurance Agency who discussed MI-WAM - the new electronic filing regulations for the State of Michigan.

"Obama Care - Part 1."  Joel Clark answered attendees' questions on the PPACA (Obama Care) at our June 2013 meeting.  

"Obama Care - Part 2."  Jen Young from the J. S. Clark Agency presented updated information and answered attendees' questions on the PPACA (Obama Care) at our August 2013 meeting..  

Outgoing Chapter President Barbara Mattson, CPP recognized Denise Klein, CPP on obtaining her certification in 2013.  New CPPs are recognized by the Chapter on an annual basis. Congratulations, Denise! 

Howard I Goldman, CPP presented ”Year End 2013” at our November 2013 Chapter meeting.  We enjoyed creating our own stir-fry dinners at bd’s Mongolian Barbeque in Novi.

Our March 2014 meeting featured "Short/Long-term Disability”  - presented by Jennifer Young, Sr. Account Mgr., J.S. Clark.

Renae Ruhle presented "Secrets your employees aren't telling you - How You Can Improve Morale and Retention" at our February 2014 meeting in Novi.

Our April 2014 meeting focused on "Gender Differences.  The differences between how women and men communicate" presented by Diane Young, President, The Athena Financial Group