APP300 - Payroll Compliance Legislation

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Subject Title
Payroll Compliance Legislation

Subject Description
Students who complete the course will know the payroll compliance responsibilities that affect organizations, be able to comprehend legislation and effectively communicate these to all stakeholders.   This course will prove students with the payroll-related legislation affecting organizations, as well as the tools to find information and apply that information to different payroll scenarios. 

Credit Status
One credit with the Canadian Payroll Association towards the Payroll Compliance Practitioner Certificate (PCP).  Mandatory prerequisite for Payroll Fundamentals I and Payroll Fundamentals II per Canadian Payroll Association.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Describe payroll's objectives and stakeholders
2. Indentify an employee/employer relationship
3. Apply federal and provincial legislation to payroll including

  • Canada Pension Plan
  • Employment Insurance
  • Income Tax
  • Employment Standards Legislation
  • Workers' Compensation Acts
  • Quebec-specific legislation
4. Communicate the payroll compliance requirements to varous stakeholders

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