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PeopleSoft Tax Updates 2022

PeopleSoft Tax Updates are a critical part of HCM payroll processing and must be applied to your PeopleSoft application to stay current with changes to tax laws. There are 5 Tax Updates released every year and are generally noted with the year and the letter A to E. For example, tax updates for the year 2022 are 22 A, 22 B, 22C, 22 D, and 22E.

PeopleSoft Tax Updates are delivered with PeopleSoft Update Manager images that are released several times a year. You must deploy the latest PeopleSoft HCM Image and extract recent tax updates from it to apply to your target PeopleSoft HCM Application.

Here is the schedule for PeopleSoft Tax Updates for 2022.

  • Tax Update 22 A
    • Delivered in PeopleSoft Image 41
    • Availability date: January 21, 2022
  • Tax Update 22 B
    • Delivered in PeopleSoft Image 42
    • Availability date: April 8, 2022
  • Tax Update 22 C
    • Delivered in PeopleSoft Image 43
    • Availability date: July, 2022
  • Tax Update 22 D
    • Delivered in PeopleSoft Image 44
    • Availability date: October 21, 2022
  • Tax Update 22 E
    • PRP (PeopleSoft Release Patchset for PI 44)
    • Availability date: December 2, 2022

Please note that Tax Update 22E won’t be delivered with a new PeopleSoft Image. Instead, PRP (PeopleSoft Release Patchset) will be made available for Tax Update 22-E that needs to be applied to PeopleSoft Image 44.

Read More about PRPs here.

Oracle recently announced that there will be a change in the number of PeopleSoft Images delivered per year. Starting in 2023 this will come down from 4 images per year to 3 images per year. Due to this change, the remaining tax updates will be delivered as PRPs.

Read More: How to find Tax Updates installed in your PeopleSoft application