W-2 Form Changes
The layout of the W-2 form has changed. It has been updated in the "stock" print forms in Goldenseal payroll software version 4.1.
We have also added fields in Employee accounts, so you can have separate first name, last name and name suffix fields. Starting with version 4.1, these are now part of the "stock" layout for Employees.
IRS payroll change
How to Use
The new layouts and Employee account fields will appear automatically when you update to version 4.1.
If you have customized the layouts for the W-2 printed form and/or the Employee account window, then you'll either need to revert to the original layout, or change the layouts yourself to include the new setup.
To revert to the original layout for W-2 forms, follow these steps:
Programmer note-- no code changes required. This was
simply a change in layout resources.