Payback Version 2019.06

New Features

  • Check button in Revenue>Digital Cert screen. Runs a series of diagnostics to fix problems

Bug Fixes

  • Check old digital certificate file exists before deleting it.

Payback Version 2019.05

Bug Fixes

  • XML tab in Submit screen was not showing full submission text. 
  • Envelope in Calendar not always turning green on successful submission
  • Payroll run reference added to XML tab text
  • XML header text for XML tab

New Features

  • Year drop downs for RPN and Payroll Submission screens restricted for dates in 2019.
  • Digital Certificate screen hints notice about synchronising Windows system clock
  • P35 for 2018 

Payback Version 2019.04

Bug fixes

  • Email p60s. For some users an error message appears about not being able to connect to the server.
  • P35/P60 year to date figures for EE PRSIable erroniously being added on from old system figures.
  • Replace digital cert now deletes the old file

Payback Version 2019.03

New Features

  • Year drop downs for RPN and Payroll Submission screens restricted for dates in 2019.
  • Digital Certificate screen hints notice about synchronising Windows system clock
  • P35 for 2018 

Payback Version 2019.02

(Second Pre-release version)

New Features

Bureau facility
New bureau screen to allow Agents to use TAIN digital certificates

 


Payback Version 2019.01

(Pre-release version)

New Features

PAYE Modernisaton
Our first PAYE Modernisation version

Budget Changes

PAYE
There were no PAYE changes for 2019 in the Budget. All PAYE rates stay the same.

PRSI
Employer contributions for Class A and Class H have increased by 0.1% Employer and Employee contributions for all other classes stay the same.

The upper threshold for paying the 8.7% Class A rate of employer’s PRSI increases from €376 to €386
a week.

 

USC
New USC Rates can be found here: https://www.revenue.ie/en/jobs-and-pensions/usc/standard-rates-and-thresholds-of-usc.aspx

The standard rates of Universal Social Charge are:
2015 Rate 2016 Rate 2017 Rate 2018 Rate 2019 Rate
On the first €12,012 1.5% On the first €12,012 1% On the first €12,012 0.5% On the first €12,012 0.5% On the first €12,012 0.5%
On the next €5,564 3.5% On the next €6,656 3% On the next €6,760 2.5% On the next €7,360 2% On the next €7,862 2%
On the next €52,468 7% On the next €51,376 5.5% On the next €51,272 5% On the next €50,672 4.75% On the next €50,170 4.5%
On the balance 8% On the balance 8% On the balance 8% On the balance 8% On the balance 8%

 

The Reduced rates of Universal Social Charge are:
2011 & 2012 2013 & 2014 2015 2016 2017

2018 & 2019

Individual aged 70 years or over. Individuals aged 70 years or over whose aggregate income for the year is €60,000 or less. Individuals aged 70 years or over whose aggregate income for the year is €60,000 or less. Individuals aged 70 years or over whose aggregate income for the year is €60,000 or less. Individuals aged 70 years or over whose aggregate income for the year is €60,000 or less. Individuals aged 70 years or over whose aggregate income for the year is €60,000 or less.
Individuals who hold a full medical card (regardless of age). Individuals (aged under 70) who hold a full medical card whose aggregate income for the year is €60,000 or less. Individuals (aged under 70) who hold a full medical card whose aggregate income for the year is €60,000 or less. Individuals (aged under 70) who hold a full medical card whose aggregate income for the year is €60,000 or less. Individuals (aged under 70) who hold a full medical card whose aggregate income for the year is €60,000 or less. Individuals (aged under 70) who hold a full medical card whose aggregate income for the year is €60,000 or less.
2% - on the first €10,036 2% - on the first €10,036 1.5% - on the first €12,012 1% - on the first €12,012 0.5% - on the first €12,012 0.5% - on the first €12,012
The 4% rate applies to all income over €10,036 The 4% rate applies to all income over €10,036 The 3.5% rate applies to all income over €12,012 The 3% rate applies to all income over €12,012 The 2.5% rate applies to all income over €12,012 The 2% rate applies to all income over €12,012

Emergency Tax

From 1 Jan 2019, emergency tax has changed.

Employees on emergency tax with a PPS Number will no longer receive any tax credits. They will also only get 4 weeks or one month of standard rate cut off point. This is a much more severe regime that has been introduced.