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CPP/FPC Study Groups

Study Group classes for the Spring 2019 Testing is scheduled to begin February 7th.





Meeting Site:           5717 Pacific Center Blvd., Ste 100 San Diego CA 92121

Class Dates:         Feb 7, 2019 – April 11, 2019 Thursdays from 6-9 PM


Course Description

This is a study group for those who are interested taking the Certified Payroll Professional exam given by the American Payroll Association and for current CPP’s to earn RCH’s

Course Objective

Each week we will review different chapters from the 2018 Payroll Source and do problems based on different scenarios to help the group understand the concepts needed to pass the exam. 

Suggestions for Success

Be prepared for each meeting by READING & STUDYING the chapter(s) to be discussed ahead of time.  Participate in the group discussions.  Miss as few meetings as possible. Ensure you give yourself enough time each week to devote to study.

Class Schedule

02/07/19:  Section 1:  The Employer-Employee Relationship

       Section 2:   Federal and State Wage Hour-Laws

02/14/19:  Section 3:  Taxable and Nontaxable Compensation


02/21/19:  Section 4:   Health, Accident, And Retirement Benefits 

02/28/19:  Section 5:   Paying the Employee

                 Section 6:   Withholding Taxes

03/07/19   Sections 1-6 Review

03/14/19:  Section 7:   Unemployment Insurance

                 Section 8:   Depositing and Reporting Withheld Taxes

03/21/19   Section 9:   Other Deductions from Pay

                 Section 10:  Recordkeeping and Record Retention

03/28/19   Section 11:  Payroll Accounting

       Section 12:  Payroll Systems and Technology

04/04/19   Section 13:  Managing A Payroll Department

                 Section 14:  Payroll for U.S. Employees Abroad & Aliens In

                                     the U.S.

04/11/19:  Section 15:  Preparing for The CPP Exam

                        Review Sections Plus Practice Test

CPP & FPC Spring 2019 exams administered are answered based on Federal laws and regulations in effect 1/1/2018

Spring 2019 Exam window March 23rd - April 22th. Registration January 15th – April 19th.


Education Coordinator Information

Name:          Kathrine Williams, CPP

Title:            Payroll Specialist, BBSI Inc.

Phone:         858-764-0304 (work) 858-232-5143 (cell)


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