• Sage HRMS US Payroll: Issues identified with Q2 Form 941 in Aatrix

    Aatrix recently released an updated Form 941 for Q2 2021; however, we have identified a couple issues with the updated Form 941.

    Due to the extension of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) detailed in the American Rescue Plan Act, the…

  • We expect the Q1 2021 product update to be available March 25, 2021

    Update 3/17/2021: Due to late legislative changes, Q1 2021 product update is now scheduled to be available March 25, 2021.

    Original Post Feb 2021: We expect to have the Q1 2021 product update for Sage HRMS to be available March 18, 2021. An in product message…

  • Sage HRMS: Aatrix W2 and 1099 eFile deadlines extended!

    Aatrix has posted filing deadline extensions to tomorrow, January 30, 2021 2pm CT for:

    • 1099-NEC Federal
    • W-2 Federal
    • W-2/1099 Employee/Recipient Copy

    Contact your accountant, the IRS, or your business partner if you need more information about filing…

  • New and improved: Sage Knowledgebase for Sage HRMS and Sage Abra Suite

    Sage Knowledgebase (Sage KB) just got a major redesign—complete with an updated interface and additional features. 

    What’s new?

    In addition to a cleaner look and easier navigation, the improved Sage KB now offers:

  • 2020-2021 Sage Year-end Winter Schedule

    The Winter season—and year-end—are fast approaching and we want to share our office closure schedule with you:

    Sage Canada closures Sage US closures
    • December 25: Christmas Day
    • January 1: New Year's Day
    • November 26 and 27: T…
  • Sage HRMS and Sage Abra Suite: Announcing Sage HRMS and Sage Abra Suite Q3 2020 product update

    What's new

    • Payroll tax updates
    • Payroll product updates
    • HR product updates
    • Sage Payroll and Tax Forms

    For detailed information about these releases, see:

    Download and install…

  • Sage HRMS and Sage Abra Suite: Deferring U.S. Payroll Tax Obligations

    Sage has completed our review of the August 8 Executive Order related to COVID-19, and the subsequent guidance from the Treasury, and have developed steps for you to use to defer payroll taxes in Sage HRMS or Sage Abra Suite.

    Before deciding to defer…

  • We expect the Q3 2020 product update to be available September 17, 2020

    We expect to have the Q3 2020 product update for Sage Abra Suite and Sage HRMS  to be available September 17, 2020. An in product message will be sent when it's available for download.  Visit the Sage Knowledgebase and log on to download the update.

  • Sage is monitoring President Trump’s Executive Order regarding Deferring Payroll Tax obligation in light of COVID-19

    Saturday, August 8, 2020, President Trump signed an Executive Order which directs Treasury Secretary Mnuchin to defer withholding, deposit, and payment of the tax imposed by 26 USC 3101(a), and much of the tax imposed by 26 USC 3201 as is attributable to…

  • Sage HRMS Q2 2020 SR1 product update

    Fixes included in the Service Release

    • Error installing client update

    Cause: User permission issue. Access Denied error.

    • Issue running reports due to AV blocking file or other versions of Crystal Report runtimes installed on machine

    Cause: SAP Crystal…

  • Sage HRMS Q2 2020 product update known issues

    We are aware of issues surrounding the recently released Sage HRMS Q2 update.   The following issues have been found:

    • Issue 1: HRMS Client fails to update on HRMS user machines (The client update will rollback with an error after installation of the Q2…
  • Sage HRMS and Sage Abra Suite: Announcing Sage HRMS and Sage Abra Suite Q2 2020 product update

    ***Note*** The Sage HRMS Q2 2020 product update is currently unavailable as we investigate an issue with the Crystal Reports runtime. If you have already installed the update and are experiencing issues please refer to KB 105549.”

     What's new

  • We expect the Q2 2020 product update to be available June 18, 2020

    We expect to have the Q2 2020 product update for Sage Abra Suite 9.2 and Sage HRMS 2017 to be available June 18, 2020. An in product message will be sent when it's available for download.  Visit the Sage Knowledgebase and log on to download the update…

  • Free Sage University Learning and Certification offer Extended through June 30

    Recently, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the need to learn new ways of managing our businesses, Sage made select training available to customers and partners free of charge. We are thrilled so many have taken advantage of this opportunity! So…

  • Sage HRMS: Reporting for the CARES Act (H.R. 748) Employee Retention Credit

    The Employee Retention Credit is a fully refundable tax credit for employers equal to 50% of qualified wages (including allocable qualified health plan expenses) that Eligible Employers pay their employees. This Employee Retention Credit applies to qualified…

  • Sage HRMS: Hotfix available to include the withholding of new Local Taxes (CVIDSS and CVIDMD) on Aatrix government forms

    The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA/H.R. 6201) setup guidance involved creating two new Local tax codes (CVIDSS & CVIDMD) in Sage HRMS. In order to include the withholding of these two new Local taxes on government forms filed or printed…

  • Sage HRMS and Sage Abra Suite: Reporting for the CARES Act (H.R. 748) Paycheck Protection Program

    The Paycheck Protection Program from the CARES Act authorizes up to $349 billion in forgiveable loans to small businesses to pay their employees during the COVID-19 crisis. All loan terms will be the same for everyone. For additional information, including…

  • Sage HRMS: COVID-19 Legislation

    Sage HRMS: COVID-19 Legislation

    This forum post will be updated when there is legislation that impacts your Sage HRMS product. Currently, the following apply if you use the payroll module:

    Families First Coronavirus Relief Act (H.R. 6201)

  • Free learning - Supporting our customers

    We are all being impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and having to learn new ways of managing our businesses. Sage wants to help our customers through this time by providing complimentary training. We've combed through our library of courses and highlighted…

  • Information on COVID-19 Canada Temporary Wage Subsidy for Employers in Sage HRMS can be found in KB 104157

    Information on COVID-19 Canada Temporary Wage Subsidy for Employers in Sage HRMS can be found in KB 104157.

    Click here to access KB 104157

  • Sage HRMS - H.R. 6201 - Families First Coronavirus Response Act

    The effective date of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) which includes the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act and the Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion Act is April 1, 2020. This applies to leave taken between April 1. 2020 and…

  • Always Supported | COVID-19 readiness

    As your way of working may have changed with the possible impacts of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on your business, we want to let you know we're here to help offer support and guidance wherever we can.

    What we're doing

    While most of the Sage team has…

  • Sage is monitoring H.R. 6201

    The U.S. House recently passed H.R. 6201, "Families First Coronavirus Response Act" to provide emergency supplemental appropriations and support Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic. Sage is monitoring this legislation closely and will take rapid action…

  • Access your data away from your office

    Here are some helpful tips to keep your business on track when you may need to work somewhere other than your office:

     

    • Back up your data daily and store somewhere you can access remotely
    • Set up a terminal server that holds your software and all of its…
  • We expect the Q1 2020 product update to be available March 23, 2020

    We expect to have the Q1 2020 product update for Sage Abra Suite 9.2 and Sage HRMS 2017 to be available March 23, 2020. An in product message will be sent when it's available for download.  Visit the Sage Knowledgebase and log on to download the update…