Payroll Not Considering Number Of Allowances In Calculating GA State Taxes (Doc ID 2300655.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Global Payroll Cloud Service - Version 11.1.11.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.1.11.1.0 version, US - United States Legislation

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Payroll not considering number of allowances in calculating GA state taxes

System considering allowances as 1 for employee that has filing status as Head of Household with allowances 12. It is ignoring number of allowances when calculating taxes.

Employee: Johnson, Pleasure
Filing Status: Unmarried head of household
Allowances: 12

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Expect the number of allowances to be used to calculate the SIT for GA SIT

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

Employee: Johnson, Pleasure
Filing Status: Unmarried head of household
Allowances: 12

Irrespective of number of allowances state tax calculated is same:
Change number of allowances from 12 to 8 for GA, state tax calculated is same.
It appears system is considering allowance of 1 (default based on filing status)



BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, employees GA SIT is not calculating as expected

Cause

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