Local Service Tax (LST) For Pennyslvania Stops At YTD of $52 And Not the 2016 Increased Amount (Doc ID 2185764.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 25, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle HRMS (US) - Version 12.1 HRMS RUP8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1 HRMS RUP8 version, US Payroll Tax Issues

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Any Local Service Tax (LST) which was had a YTD maximum deduction of $52.00 and has increased per locality, is stopping before the maximum amount has been reached.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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The Local Service Tax (LST) for multiple localities in the State of Pennsylvania should increase to the new maximum amount referenced in the Vertex Calculation guide.



STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Run a quick pay or payroll for example an employee working in the location of Scranton, Pennsylvania Local Service Tax (LST)
2. Confirmed the LST tax is stopped at $52.00
3. In this example, the LST tax should continue to deduct until a $104.00 YTD was reached.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot deduct the correct amount from the employee for the Pennsylvania LST taxes for any increase exceeding $52.00 YTD.

Changes

Change in Pennsylvania locality legislation

Cause

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