FUSION PAYROLL: Error Creating Regional Tax Levy Element: ERROR: A base formula with this name already exists. Enter a unique name.

(Doc ID 2316898.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2017

Applies to:

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


On : version, US - United States Legislation

When attempting to create involuntary deduction -> regional tax levy element, the following error occurs:

"A base formula with this name already exists. Enter a unique name."

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. manage elements
2. create elements

Below is the configuration parameters.

Legislative Data Group: US Legislative Data Group
Primary Classification*: Involuntary Deduction
Secondary Classification*: Regional Tax Levy
Element Name: StateTaxLevy
Reporting Name: StateTaxLevy
Description: Regional Tax Levy
What is the earliest entry date for this element?*: First Standard Earnings Date
What is the latest entry date for this element?*: Final Close
Processing Stop when the Total is reached?: Yes


The issue has the following business impact: Business cannot complete Production Setup


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