Payroll Process Taking Virgin Island Taxes (SIT) Not Federal Income Taxes (FIT) After Quantum 4.2.2 or higher

(Doc ID 2319338.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HRMS (US) - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On :  12.1.3 version, US Payroll Tax Issues

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR  
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Prior to the application of the HCM patches, an employee living and working in Virgin Islands (VI) had Federal Income tax (FIT) only.

No Virgin Island State income tax (SIT) tax deduction taken

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Federal Income Tax (FIT) only for employee living and working in Virgin Islands

Expect no State Income Tax (SIT) tax deduction


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

1. Applied the following PATCHES

26900000 - US & CANADA END OF YEAR 2017 STATUTORY UPDATE I FOR R12.1.X
Standard HR Global Post Patching Run
Quantum Version 4.2.4 (previous version was 4.1.1)

2. ran a quick pay before patches and after patches

3. Observed the wrong tax deduction taken


BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot correctly deduct the taxes from the employees living and working in the Virgin Islands.

Changes

 Vertex change Quantum 4.2.4 delivered in the 26900000 - US & CANADA END OF YEAR 2017 STATUTORY UPDATE I FOR R12.1.X

Cause

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