How to prepare IR56F

This section provides an overview of IR56F: Notification by an employer of an employee who is about to cease to be employed in electronic format according to the new Specification that is required by IRD (May 2019). The data file prepared under that Requirement Specification can only be filed through the Employer's Return e-Filing Services ("ER e-Filing Services") inside eTax. Submission of the computerized printout or a storage device containing the data file is NOT accepted.

Please note that according to IRD, the IR56F form should be submitted no later than 1 month before the date of cessation of employment of the employee.