IR56G Employer's Notification of Employee Cessation and Departure from HK
*** Only the format of IR56G in HRPro 17.06 or above have sought approval from the Inland Revenue Department (according to Sep 2019 Specifications) ***
IR56G is the Form to report to IRD for Notification of Departure from Hong Kong. Before doing IR56F, you must input the termination date and termination reason for the terminated employee in Employee Master.
Click the New button to add a IR56G record
Employees with the below criteria will be shown on the list.
Your Managed Employees
The Termination Date is inputted
Hong Kong Income Tax Taxable is checked at Employee Master, Inland Revenue tab
Non-Employee for IR56M is not checked at Employee Master, Inland Revenue tab
The checkbox option IR56F/G Printed in Employee Master, Inland Revenue tab is not checked
No IR56G or IR56F (2018 Format) record exists
Total Payroll Amount within the taxation year is greater than zero (if Allow create zero amount IR form even if payroll amount is zero in Taxation Module Setup is not turned on)
If Accumulate IR56 Forms by HKID (in Taxation Module Setup) turned on, all those employees with the same HKID are terminated and the latest termination date is within this taxation year.
Select the Employee(s) that you want to create IR56G record and then click the Proceed button.
After the Click the Proceed, system will accumate the taxable income from the payroll batches within the taxation year, the payroll batches are NOT NECESSARY posted .
The IR56G record(s) are created and are ready to adjust if any,
Click the Print Button to Print the IR56G.