[Contributing authors: EBS HCM North American Development Team]
Dear Oracle US and Canadian HRMS Customer,
The following US Quarter and US and Canadian Year End Statutory Update patches have been released!
- End of Year Phase 2 2018
- Year Begin 2019
US and Canada Year Begin 2019
Document 2483460.1 - Release 12.1 2019 Canadian Year Begin for HR Only Customers Readme
Document 2483511.1 - Release 12.2 2019 Canadian Year Begin for HR Only Customers Readme
- 2019 IRS Standard Deduction Amounts
- 2019 Deferred Compensation Increases
- 2019 SUI/SDI/TDI/FLI rates and wage base updates
- 2019 State Minimum Wage Increases
- 2019 California Local Minimum Wage Increases
- Washington Family and Medical Leave Act Support "Phase 2"
- Updated State W-4 form links for 2019
- New BC Employer Health Tax (EHT) effective January 1, 2019
- Newfoundland and Labrador HAPSET increase in exemption threshold effective January 1, 2019
- Ontario EHT increase in exemption threshold effective January 1, 2019
- 2019 Federal and Provincial Basic Amounts
- 2019 Statutory Holidays
US and Canada End of Year 2018 Phase 2
Note: There is a new version of Quantum (4.2.8) included in the End of Year 2018 Phase 2 patch. This new version of Quantum was previously included in the End of Year 2018 Phase I patch. If you already upgraded to Quantum 4.2.8 as part of applying the End of Year 2018 Phase I patch, then you do not need to perform this step again.
- Report Oregon Statewide Transit Tax in Box 14 on Employee W-2
- State W-2 (EFW2) Magnetic Media updates for Hawaii, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Puerto Rico
- PRSOFT W-2 Extract Updates
- 1099-R Magnetic Media updates for Federal (Combined Filer), Pennsylvania, Vermont and Virginia
- Ability for Payroll Professional to Search Online 1099-R
- CCA and RITA code updates
- CCA and RITA EFW2 updates
- Q4 SPWL updates for Georgia, Kentucky, and South Carolina
- Q4 2018 JIT Updates
Document: 2484486.1 - Release 12.1 - US Payroll Readme for End of Year 2018 Phase 2, Q4 2018, and Year Begin 2019 Statutory Updates
Document: 2484475.1 - Release 12.2 - US Payroll Readme for End of Year 2018 Phase 2, Q4 2018, and Year Begin 2019 Statutory Updates
Complete details on US Year End vendors forms are available in My Oracle Support Knowledge Document 389886.1.
- 2018 PDF templates for T4, T4A, RL-1 and RL-2 slips
- T4A and RL-2 Magnetic Media updates
- Authorization numbers for 2018 RL-1 and RL-2 PDFs
- Certification numbers for 2018 RL-1 and RL-2 Electronic Interfaces
- Miscellaneous bug fixes
Important Information for Year End 2018
* R12.1 HRMS RUP11 (Patch 27115060) is the mandatory prerequisite for End of Year 2018 for R12.1 customers.
* R12.2 HRMS RUP12 (Patch 26787667) is the mandatory prerequisite for End of Year 2018 for R12.2 customers.
Please reference this community post for further information. If you encounter any issues or have any questions regarding these patches please ask your question in thePayroll-EBS (MOSC)community or log a My Oracle Support Service Request with Product Oracle HRMS (US) or Oracle HRMS (CA).
Be sure to visit the Payroll-EBS (MOSC) community to receive other important information regarding the Oracle EBS Payroll Products.