Information for Payroll Providers
NYSLRS is transitioning to a new report file format called enhanced reporting. All employer reports must be submitted using enhanced reporting by the end of 2022.
As a payroll service provider, you will need to participate in the enhanced reporting training and certification provided by NYSLRS.
Switching to the Enhanced File Format is Easy
NYSLRS will help you and your clients to make the change. Watch this short video to learn more about your role in the transition to enhanced reporting.
All employer reports must use the enhanced format by the end of 2022, so don’t delay. If you’re ready to get started or have questions about the enhanced file format, please email our Gold Certification team or call 844-619-9614.
About The Enhanced Report File Format
The enhanced report contains more information and covers a broader population of employees. Reports will include new identifiers established by NYSLRS, biographical and job data, and detailed breakdowns of earnings, hours worked, and pre- and post-tax payments. Please refer to the Enhanced Reporting File Format guide for the fields needed in the enhanced report.