2014 NPW 3rd Place Photo Award



  Best Statewide Meeting


Welcome to the home page for the Hampton Roads Chapter of the American Payroll Association. The Hampton Roads Chapter of the American Payroll Association (HRAPA) is affiliated with American Payroll Institute, Inc. (dba American Payroll Association) but is an autonomous and independent organization.This site is designed to provide all area payroll professions with valuable information about our events, sponsors, and other miscellaneous chapter information. 


What is the APA?

The American Payroll Association is dedicated to supporting the Payroll Professional, with member benefits including certification, reference materials, payroll training and networking.  Read more



2014 NPW Photo Contest 3rd Place



NPW Photo

The American Payroll Association announced that the Hampton Roads Chapter of APA won 3rd place in the 2014 NPW Chapter Photo contest. Way to go HRAPA.  Michele Kelly, President, want to thank everyone for their participation in the photo contest.  Special thank you for Stephanie Salavejus for taking the pictures.



There are no upcoming events.

Community Service



Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia

At the November meeting, the HRAPA chapter will be hosting a Food and Fund Drive at our meeting.  Please join us help fill up   boxes to take to the Foodbank.  We are looking to volunteer to help fill Backpacks, sort food and fulfill their mission to lead the effort to eliminate hunger in Hampton Roads community.  The date to volunteer will be mention at a later date.  

Click on the following link to the Foodbank Shopping List


Volunteer to work at the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia

volunteer foodbank

It's that time of the year for the HRAPA chapter to give back to our community.  This year the Chapter will be working at the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia on Monday, December 8 from 5:30 to 7:30.  Each member will receive an email with detail information on how to register with the HRAPA volunteer group for the foodbank.  Hope to see you there. 






Upcoming Seminars, Conference and Congress Events

Dixon Huges Goodman Seminar

15th Annual Dixon Hughes Goodman's Payroll Update

December 3, 2014

Westin Town Center

4535 Commerce Street

Virginia Beach, VA  23452


December 4, 2014

Marriot Newport News at City Center

740 Town Center Drive

Newport News, VA  23606

visit cpa.dlhglp.com for more information



 32nd Annual Congress
May 13-17, 2014
Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, MN 


Visit www.americanpayroll.org/congress/ for more details



VSPC 2015 Save the Date

Visit www.vspc-apa.com for more details  

Special Announcements

2014 Virginia Statewide Payroll Conference Payroll Professional of the Year 

 Daniel Dycus

 Daniel Dycus, CPP

Dan Congratulations!!!!

From your friends from the Hampton Roads Chapter APA  


Alana Litz, CPP

Alana Litz

NPW 2014 Education Scholarship winner. 


   2014 FPC/ CPP Announcement

The HRAPA community would like to congratulate the following members for achieving their FPC or CPP certification this year:


Liz Alan CPP

Liz Alan, CPP

Donna Carusso

Donna Carusso, FPC

Virgina Merritt

Virginia Merritt, CPP

Congratulations to you all. All that hard work paid off. We are very proud of you and your accomplishment!





2014 Congress News

2014 Chapter of the Year Award


Congratulations Washington Metropolitan Area Chapter 

2014 COTY Facilitator Gavel Award Winner

Congratulations Richmond Chapter!
 The Richmond Chapter also took 3rd place in the NPW Educational Outreach contest.

 IRS News Flash

IRS recently posted an article on IRS Warns of New Email Phishing Scheme. Apparently people are receiving email falsely claiming to be from the Taxpayer Advocate Service. Hopefully, if you received this email you deleted it  without opening it.  Visit the IRS newsroom website to read more about the IRS Warns of New Email Phishing Scheme article.

By :Herbert D. (Ley) Mills