Canadian Garnishment/Wage attachment is not Processing when Supplemental Earnings

(Doc ID 559572.1)

Last updated on APRIL 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle HRMS (Canada) - Version 11.5.10 to 11.5.10 [Release 11.5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In the Canadian Legislation, Garnishments/ Wage attachment are not taken on Supplemental earnings. For other earnings Garnishment work.

Steps To Reproduce:
Assign an employee
1- A garnishment  element

For example:

Deduction- ALS Garn 
Involuntary Deductions
Run Type: ALL
Start rule: On entry
Stop rule: On entry
priority - 5250

 Element entry for ALS Garn 

Attachable priority:  Priority 1
Attachable Earnings Rule: Gross Salary and Wages
Date Served: 11-Mar-2008
Deduction Type: Canadian revenue Agency
Deduction Basis: Percentage of Attachable Earnings
Deduction Percentage : 30.00

2-  A Supplemental earning.

For example:

Supplemental Earnings
Final close (j)
Separate payment - No
priority - 2525
Cal Rule: Flat amount
Tax processing type: Non periodic
YE form : T4/RL1

3- Process a QuickPay (QP) for ALL

SOE shows the following as example:

Ran QP for 15-Mar-2008, Date paid 15-Mar-2008, Date Earned 15-Mar-2008

SOE shows the following:

SOE 1: Regular earnings

Regular Salary  32.00   2800.00  2800.00
Federal Tax: 944.89 944.89
CPP:  135.27  145.27
EI: 48.44  48.44
ALS Garn: 840.00 840.00   <====== Garnishment taken

SOE 2: Supplemental

Regular Salary  .00 0.00  2800.00
ALS Bank Time: .00 500.00  500.00
Federal Tax: 217.05  1161.94
CPP:  24.75  160.02
EI: 8.65  57.09
ALS Garn: 0.00 840.00   <=========No garnishment taken.


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