Important: This process removes all payroll records from the current company, including any you may have entered for the new year. Please ensure you have not processed payroll for the new payroll year when closing payroll, as these records will be removed.

V19 and later:

Make a backup of your database. See attached article on making a […]

Resolution for '53-8 Close Payroll Year issue: 'How to close the payroll year V19 and earlier?' available: Yes.

The 53-8 Close Payroll Year issue or error code is a known related to Sage Accounting products. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the 53-8 Close Payroll Year issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex 53-8 Close Payroll Year issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact Sage Repair by clicking here or by using other 53-8 Close Payroll Year support options.

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