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3076095 - EC: Tax declaration portlet allows users to select 'Previous Employment Tax Details' even they are hired at the start of the financial year


  • When the Employee is hired in mid- financial year then all  Investment type should be available for employees to declare. This is in sync with backed ERP Infotype 0580.
  • When the employee is hired in the start of financial year then all Investment type under 'Previous employment Tax Details' should not be available in EC. 

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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central - India Tax Declaration

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Add new employee with hire date on or before 1st April, 2021
  2. Go to Income Tax Declaration portlet
  3. Add proposal
  4. Declaration type = Previous Employment Tax Details
  5. Notice it list all investment type in the drop down

ERP System


  • This is a known limitation and Product Management team is reviewing to enhance this feature in future releases. As of now there is no fixed date/version on when the feature will be enhanced


  • Kindly use business rule as workaround to restrict employees that are hired at the start of the financial year to select the investment type.
  • The given business rule triggers error for employee that has hire date on or before 04/30/(current year) and select investment type that is not part of the if condition
  • The rule is added as a "Validate" rule in Configure object definition > Income Tax Declaration object



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