National Payroll Week


WHEREAS, Virginia’s payroll professionals help maintain the economic health of the Commonwealth by executing payments into the unemployment insurance system, providing information for child support enforcement, and carrying out tax withholding, reporting and depositing; and

WHEREAS, payroll professionals contribute to the well-being of American families by helping identify noncustodial parents and making sure they comply with their child support mandates; and

WHEREAS, payroll professionals play a critical role in educating both the business community and the public at large about the payroll tax withholding systems; and

WHEREAS, the American Payroll Association represents over 8.2 million residents in the Commonwealth;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Terence R. McAuliffe, do hereby recognize September 1–7, 2014, as NATIONAL PAYROLL WEEK in our COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA, and I call this observance to the attention of all our citizens.