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Chapter Purpose and Member Benefits

The Chicago Chapter exists to share and promote knowledge, professionalism, high standards of performance, networking and communication among payroll professionals in the Chicago area through offering educational events and community service activities.

Chapter Benefits include:

  • Organization website featuring chapter educational events, compliance updates, job opportunities, networking events and vendors; links to National APA site and other key payroll websites.

  • Monthly Newsletter – keeps members up to date with the latest and upcoming events.

  • Hotline Service – assistance with payroll topics provided by member volunteers.

  • Education and Training – members receive admission discounts and recertification credits for attending quarterly educational sessions, FPC & CPP review and study groups and the IL Statewide conference. Presentations by payroll professionals on timely, relevant payroll topics.

  • Access to 200 local Members - networking with professionals in your same industry, size, software services and expertise on various payroll topics. Opportunities for you to share on various Chapter Committees.

  • Participation in award-winning Chapter that is acknowledged at the APA National level for their achievements; past presidents who have also become presidents at the national level.

  • Promote community service through payroll education for various groups and charity events.

  • National Payroll Week – chapter participates in special events and community education events that recognize payroll professionals and their support of the payroll withholding system.