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PEO 101: An Introduction to PEOs

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Overview

  • What is a professional employer organization
    4 mins
  • PEO industry by the numbers
    14 mins
  • PEO accreditation bodies
    20 mins
  • Federal Payroll Taxes
    31 mins
  • How to shop PEOs
    42 mins

Course Description

During these uncertain times, it is even more important for businesses to have help navigating employee issues like workplace safety, compliance, HR, payroll, and employee benefits. Outsourcing HR through a Professional Employer Organization (PEO) solution is something accounting professionals and their clients can consider for that level of support.

This CPE webinar is a must-attend for CPAs and Financial Advisors so that they can provide professional guidance to their clients as well as for CEOs, business owners, Senior HR professional, A professional employer organization (PEO) is an organization that enters into a joint-employment relationship with an employer by leasing employees to the employer, thereby allowing the PEO to share and manage many employee-related responsibilities and liabilities. This allows employers to outsource their human resource functions, such as:

  • Recruiting and hiring
  • Payroll administration
  • Unemployment administration
  • Worker’s compensation administration
  • Compliance assistance
  • Family and medical leave act administration


This Online CPE Webinar on Human Resources covers following Key Topics:

  • An Introduction to PEOs
  • Changes within the PEO industry
  • The advantages and disadvantages of the PEO model.
  • How the services provided by PEOs can benefit the industry
  • Key highlights of PEO services such as healthcare costs, HR administration, workers compensation, and tech platforms
  • Insights on how different PEO vendors compare, discuss costs, and provide tips on how to best shop for a PEO.
  • To identify what companies best fit the PEO model
  • Discuss costs and provide tips in order to finalize the most suitable PEO for your client/organization


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Learning Objectives

  • To identify what a Professional Employer Organization is, and what defines a PEO versus other HR Outsourcing vendors (Co-employment)
  • To explore the advantages and disadvantages of a PEO relationship
  • To identify what companies best fit the PEO model
  • To recognize the main bodies of accreditation for PEOs
  • To differentiate between PEO Vendors
  • To explore how to calculate the costs of a PEO
  • To recognize how to procure and analyze quotes from PEOs

Who Should Attend?

  • Accounting Firm
  • Accounting Managers
  • Assistant Controllers
  • Business Owner
  • CEO
  • Certified Management Accountant
  • CFO/Controller
  • Chartered Professional Accountant
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • CPA in Business
  • HR Professionals
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Senior Accountant
  • Staff of Accounting Firm