Find information on the latest payroll update (21908) as well as earlier release updates.

QuickBooks Desktop Payroll provides payroll updates to QuickBooks Desktop Payroll subscribers. These updates provide the most current and accurate rates and calculations for supported state and federal tax tables, payroll tax forms and e-file and pay options. For more information about payroll updates, see Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about QuickBooks Desktop payroll updates.

The latest Payroll Update is 21908, released March 21, 2019.

In the sections below we provide information and links to recent and previous updates.

What’s included in Payroll Update 21908 (March 21, 2019)

Tax Table Update

  • An action is required for the following states: Alaska and Indiana
  • The Payroll Update includes other changes for: Alaska and Indiana

Forms Update

  • For Enhanced Payroll for Accountants payroll subscribers, this Payroll Update includes a federal form that was updated : Form 941 for Reporting Agents.
  • For Standard and Enhanced payroll subscribers, this Payroll Update includes federal forms that were updated: Forms 941 and 941-V.
  • For Enhanced payroll subscribers, this Payroll Update includes state forms that were added for the following states: Indiana and Washington.
  • For Enhanced payroll subscribers, this Payroll Update includes state forms that were updated for the following states: Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, and Washington.
  • For Enhanced payroll subscribers, this Payroll Update includes a state form that was removed for the following state: Iowa.

e-File and Pay Update

  • There are no E-File & Pay changes in this Payroll Update.

Find recent payroll updates

For a complete overview of the most recent payroll update, select your product year from the list below:

Summary of Past Payroll Updates

Payroll Update Number Date Released
21906 02/21/2019
21904 01/17/2019
21902 12/27/2018
21901 12/13/2018
21816 09/20/2018
21814 08/16/2018
21812 06/21/2018

Payroll News: Stay up to date

The Payroll News section includes federal, state, or payroll related news articles that could affect your payroll.

Federal

States in General

Washington

Colorado

Changes in QuickBooks Desktop Tax Tracking Types

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