The Compensation Operations and Tax Compliance Department oversees all of the University’s payroll-related functions. Its Payroll Office is responsible for scheduling and processing payroll in compliance with federal, state and local tax laws and regulations and union contracts. In addition, The Office handles leave-taken and hours-paid calculations, tax withholdings, non-benefit employee deductions, issuance and distribution of direct deposit and net paychecks, payments for deductions and union benefits, and general ledger posting. The Department, a unit of the Office of the Controller in the University’s Business and Finance Division, also provides significant input into tax compliance issues that arise throughout the Division, including those involving payroll system configuration, accounting responsibilities, issuance of annual employee tax statements (Forms W-2) and the filing of employer tax returns.
Associate Controller for Compensation Operations and Tax Compliance