April 11, 2023


2 Total CPE Credits


Webinar (CPA Crossings): Payroll Essentials: The Payroll Cycle of Life

  • Instructor

    Elizabeth Bystrom

Learning Objectives

After attending this presentation you will be able to…

  • Recognize the common types of compensation
  • Distinguish the various types of payroll taxes and other deductions from pay
  • Recall what makes up a payroll tax deposit
  • Recall the basic frequency rules and requirements
  • Distinguish the various types of payroll tax returns employers need to file and the due dates of these forms
  • Identify the components in the payroll cycle of life
  • Select IRS publications that are useful resources on payroll topics for employers

Major Topics

The major topics covered in this class include:

  • A general review of compensation and payroll taxes from a broad perspective
  • A walk through of the payroll process
  • Explanations and examples of payroll processing, payroll tax deposits, and payroll returns
  • Resources, recommendations, and guidance on compensation, payroll and payroll related topics

CPE Credits Available

Total CPE

Things to Know About This Course

Course Level

  • Basic



Advanced Preparation

This webinar is produced by CPA Crossings. You will receive your login link/instructions and Certificate of Attendance directly from this third-party vendor. It is important that you review your COCPA confirmation for details on receiving your login instructions and COA from said vendor.

Intended Audience

Appropriate for professionals at all organization levels, including seasoned professionals. This includes CPAs in public practice, as well as tax professionals working in industry, including those in Controller and CFO roles with limited exposure to payroll.


CPA Crossings, LLC

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