Are you ready for 2016? Dresser & Associates is offering online training sessions to review the steps and procedures required to process the final payroll for 2015, generate Form W-2s, 1094-C and 1095-C, and implement the year 2016. This is being offered in two tracks: one track for Sage Abra Suite Payroll users (VFP versions 9.2) and one track for Sage HRMS Payroll users (SQL versions 2014 and 2015).

We'll help you stay in compliance by providing the latest updates on this year's tax rulings, plus requirements for filing your payroll taxes electronically. To allow you to conveniently follow the instructor's lecture, you will receive a workbook that includes samples of Sage Payroll screens.

Benefits of Attending:

  • Take the stress out of closing year-end
  • Discover the latest payroll regulations
  • Ensure government compliance
  • Maximize the power of your Sage Payroll Software

Who Should Attend?

Payroll professionals who are looking to successfully close Sage Abra Suite Payroll/Sage HRMS Payroll for the year 2015 and prepare for 2016 payroll processing. 

What You Will Learn:

(Some items only apply to Abra Suite users)

  • Preparing for year-end closing
    • Determining year-end forms
    • Verifying code tables
    • Verifying employer / employee setups
    • Recording and depositing tax liabilities
    • Posting taxable benefits
    • Year-end adjustments reporting
  • Defining Forms W-2, W-3, 1099R and 1099MISC
  • Reporting special earnings and withholdings in Sage Abra Suite / Sage HRMS Payroll including:
    • Moving expenses
    • Third party W-2 reporting
    • Car / mileage allowance
    • Dependent care
  • Pre-final processing 2015 year-end
    • Installing update
    • Trial year-end
    • Pre-close reporting
  • Balancing and reconciling Forms 941, W-2, and W-3
  • Final closing year 2015
    • Finalizing Q4
    • Year-end close balancing
    • Year-end reconciliation
    • Edit and adjustment year-end form
    • Edit W-2
    • Electronic Filing of W-2’s through Aatrix
    • ACA Reporting (1094-C and 1095-C) preparation and filing through Aatrix
  • Printing and editing year-end forms
  • Reviewing magnetic media requirements
  • Reviewing legislation for year 2016
  • Answers to the top 10 questions about year-end
  • Contact information for resources
  • Creating unemployment electronic filing
  • What’s Ahead for Sage HRMS 2016