QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS032 Explained

QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS032
QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS032

QuickBooks Desktop is an application designed for small and medium business owners. One Advanced feature of this program is the QuickBooks Payroll, which automatically uses tax tables to evaluate the employee’s pay and taxes. But one loophole here is the QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS032: QuickBooks is having a problem installing Payroll Tax Table Update. Read our blog till the end about why this happens and how you can fix it.

Payroll errors are a bit tricky to handle on your own. Get in touch with our technical experts at 1.855.738.2891to sort this out for you.

Causes for QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS032-

  1. Inaccurate billing information.
  2. Corrupted Windows or QuickBooks.
  3. Damaged Tax Table file in Payroll data.
  4. Improper QuickBooks installation or registration.

Solutions for QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS032-

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Method 1: Register and Update QuickBooks

Here is how you can check if your QuickBooks software is registered or not-

  1. Open QuickBooks Desktop.
  2. Press F2 Key.
  3. A Product Information window will open up.
  4. Look for a license number.

a. If it mentions Activated, your QuickBooks is registered.

b. If it says Activate QuickBooks Desktop, follow the wizard.

5. Update QuickBooks.

6. Download the latest Payroll Tax Table.

Method 2: Check for a twin QuickBooks copy

You must ensure that only a single installation for QuickBooks exists on your computer. If you find more than one file, you must remove them-

  1. Press the Windows key + R.
  2. The Run window will appear on your screen.
  3. Type Control Panel.
  4. Hit OK.
  5. Tap on Uninstall a Program.
  6. Select the extra files that you have.
  7. Hit Uninstall.

Method 3: Configure Windows User Account Control (UAC) Settings

You have to turn off your UAC settings and download the latest update-

  1. Click on Start.
  2. Navigate to Control Panel.
  3. Choose User Accounts.
  4. Click on Change UAC Settings.
  5. Tap on Continue.
  6. Turn down the option to Never Notify.
  7. Click OK.
  8. Restart your computer.

Method 4: Rename Certified Payroll Service (Service) folder

  1. Press the Windows key + R.
  2. The File Explorer window will be displayed.
  3. Click on This PC.
  4. Navigate to Local Disk C.
  5. Select the Program Files.
  6. Click on Intuit.
  7. Open the suitable QuickBooks folder.
  8. Select Components.
  9. Click on Payroll folder.
  10. Right-click on the CPS folder.
  11. Select Rename. Type CPSOLD.
  12. Hit Enter.
  13. Open QuickBooks to create new CPS folder.
  14. Download the latest Payroll Tax Table.

Method 5: Re-install QuickBooks with Clean Install Tool.

  1. Uninstall QuickBooks Desktop.
  2. Run the QuickBooks Clean Install Tool.
  3. Rename all installation folders.
  4. Reboot your system.
  5. Reboot your system.

This blog aimed to help you in getting rid of the QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS032. You can also reach out to our Pro-advisor Team at 1.855.738.2891 if you feel difficulties.


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