A payroll professional can find it difficult to process payroll when they have been told by their HR department that they hired a new associate with an H1B visa. In the past we didn’t have to worry about our employee’s nationalization status for purposes of payroll.
As more companies are now expanding their recruitment worldwide to find the best talent; it is becoming more and more critical for payroll professionals to understand immigration Visas and how it affects the way we pay employees. Join this session by expert Dayna Reum where she will resolve all these issues.
Detailed discussion on why it is critical for HR and payroll to work together on anyone being hired that is on a visa status.
Understanding the Visa process from how companies obtain a visa for a potential employee to how to handle employees already on visas when being hired.
Details of the process to get an international visa and how employers should properly handle them.
Details of the recent USCIS Final Rule For Certain Employment-Based Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Visa Programs.
Understanding student visas and how to tax employees.
Discussions on what is an I-94 card and how important is that in relation to the visa.
Details of different types of work visas such as L-1, E, O, H-1, TN/NAFTA.
Details of different types of student visas such as F-1 & J-1.
Taxation issues and concerns will be discussed with each type of visa.
Who Should Attend:
Dayna Reum is currently the Payroll Tax & Garnishment Manager at PetSmart Inc. Dayna has been heavily involved in the payroll field over 17 years. Starting as a payroll clerk at a small Tucson company, Dayna moved on to be a Payroll Team Leader at Honeywell Inc. During Dayna’s time at Honeywell she obtained her FPC (Fundamental Payroll Certification) through the American Payroll Association.
She also received several merit awards for Customer Service and Acquisitions and Divestitures. Dayna is no stranger to teaching she has taught at the Metro Phoenix American Payroll Association meetings and at the Arizona State Payroll Conference. Topics including Payroll Basics, Global/Cultural Awareness, Immigration Basics for the Payroll Professional, Multi-State and Local Taxation and Quality Control for Payroll, International and Canadian payroll. Dayna has her CPP (Certified Payroll Professional) through the APA.
She also serves on the National American Payroll Association on the National Strategic Leadership Task Force, Government Affairs Task Force (PA Local tax subcommittee). Dayna has received a Citation of Merit for her service along with being a Gold Pin member of the APA. Besides her payroll accomplishments Dayna is certified in HR hiring and firing practices and is a Six-Sigma Greenbelt.