New York Metropolitan Chapter
P.O. Box 205,
New York, NY 10163




Welcome to the New York Metropolitan Chapter of the American Payroll Association!

The New York Metropolitan Chapter - APA is affiliated with the American Payroll Institute Inc., which is known as the American Payroll Association - the national organization. The NY Metro Chapter came into existence on February 20, 1992 through the merger of the Brooklyn/Queens Chapter and the NYC-Midtown Chapter.

As an autonomous and independent organization, the New York Metro Chapter - APA offers its members:


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Chapter Meetings

Attend chapter meetings to learn about the latest trends in payroll, technology, legislative updates, year-end issues, related payroll issues, personal improvement techniques.

Recognition and Professional Growth

Learn new skills, build on existing one, volunteer to lead or become a team member of one of the chapter committees and enhance your visibility by being the best in your field.

Regardless of the size of a payroll, the number of people in the payroll department, the industry or payroll system, see how others are solving their problems. Tap into the chapter network to gain local industry insights from our professional Payroll and Human Resource members.

Our 2015 Winter Study Group's dates are from January 21, 2015 through March 25, 2015



CPP Study Groups

Take advantage of studying with chapter members who share the same problems and situations: administration, compliance, sound management and research timeliness. Today's payroll department needs professionals to run it. The New York Metro Chapter can help you achieve your goal. In fact, Chapter members are the instructors in the New York City colleges offering payroll courses, such as the Payroll Professional Learning Series and Paytrain (under the auspices of the Holmes Corporation and the American Payroll Association). View more information.

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Upcoming Events:

  • If you have made your commitment to become certified in the spring, you will want to begin your preparations for the exam today!! The APA NY Metro Chapter is here to provide you with the assistance you need to prepare for the CPP or FPC exam.  The upcoming Spring 2015 exam period for North America runs from March 28 th - April 25, 2015.  Before you register for the exam  you must read the certification CPP or FPC handbook published by the   Certification Board of the American Payroll Association  to make sure you qualify to take the exam. You can obtain a copy of the handbook by downloading it from the National APA website at  or by calling the Certification Office of the APA at  (210) 226-4600 .  Once you confirm that you qualify you will want to read all other information available to you on the website.  We then urge you to register for your preferred test date early to secure your spot. View more information.




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