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Payroll Manual and Computerised Accounts QQI 5N1546

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Course Name: Payroll (QQI Level 5) Minor Award 5N1546
Course Overview:
The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skills and competence to operate and maintain accurate payroll records using manual and computerised systems, for an organisation, workingunder general direction and supervision.
Course Outline:
Learning Outcomes
Learners will be able to:
1 Explain the key terminology associated with personal taxation in preparing and maintaining payroll records both manually and on
the computer
2 Outline the advantages and disadvantages of a computerisedsystem over a manual one for payroll processing purposes
3 Process the payroll for employee(s), using manual and computerised systems, under the cumulative tax system, to include; various elements of gross pay, holidays, unpaid leave, cut-off points, credits, all statutory and non-statutory deductions
4 Process the payroll for employee(s), under the emergency and temporary tax systems and subsequent transfer to the
cumulative tax system
5 Demonstrate the changes in personal tax due to various factors to include; mid-year commencement and leaving of employment,
changes in credits, refunds
6 Extract information from completed  records to prepare all necessary mid-year and year end tax forms for employees
7 Extract information from completed  records to prepare all necessary end-of-period and year end returns and tax forms for
the Revenue Commissioners
8 Assess the effect of using alternative assessment methods to calculate the annual tax liability of married couples
9 Analyse the impact of changes in legislation on personal tax and take-home pay by comparing two tax years
10 Print a selection of reports after backing up computerised data on a suitable medium
Assignment 60%
Examination - Practical 40%
Certification:  QQI Level 5 Payroll Manual and Computerised 5N1546
Course fee210.00
Exam registration fee20.00
Tuesday 16/01/201819:00 - 22:00
Tuesday 23/01/201819:00 - 22:00
Tuesday 30/01/201818:00 - 22:00
Tuesday 06/02/201818:00 - 22:00
Tuesday 20/02/201818:00 - 22:00
Tuesday 27/02/201818:00 - 22:00
Tuesday 06/03/201818:00 - 22:00
Tuesday 13/03/201818:00 - 22:00