Taxation plays an important role for every business, at this time all businessmen, accountants, get busy doing payroll with QuickBooks. But sometimes QuickBooks payroll errors PS077 or PS032 create problems and we need to stop our work in the middle. This problem is faced by most of the QuickBooks payroll users, so here in this article, we have discussed everything about the error code including the solutions, and reasons.

QuickBooks payroll PS077, PS032 error message

If you want to resolve this payroll error then follow the article it will help you to remove this error.

Why Payroll Error PS077 or Ps032 Occurs

Mainly this error code occurs due to the payroll issue in QuickBooks, but apart from that, there are also some other reasons for this problem. Here we have mentioned some of the reasons to the problem, have a look;

  • When QuickBooks crash to read the details registered for software
  • When your Billing details may be not correct
  • It damaged tax table files
  • Your billing details are old or not correct
  • The company files damaged or corrupted
  • You not registered your QuickBooks software

How to Fix QuickBooks Error PS077 or PS032

If you want to solve these QuickBooks Payroll error then follow these steps which are given below. But before that you should check the list :-

Important points to keep in mind before trying to fix it:

  • First of all, the user has to authorize the QuickBook Payroll Subscription
  • The user also need to update the QuickBooks Desktop application with the currently released updates
  • Then, the user make sure to take a backup of the QuickBooks company file
  • The users also ensure that the billing details entered in the payroll account are proper
  • Verify that QuickBooks applications installed on the system

Solution 1: Repair QuickBooks

  • Firstly, sign out from your QuickBooks account
  • Now, shut all your system windows, make sure that no QuickBooks windows are left open
  • Then, open Windows task manager and check all opened QB windows
  • After that, attempt to download the payroll updates after again open the QuickBooks.
  • At last, if the problem still persists then go to file and choose Utilities and repair QuickBooks.

Solution 2: Verify the QuickBooks License

  • First of all, sign in to your online Intuit account and check your QuickBooks License, verify if you have a current update for your QuickBooks version 
  • Verify your information such as billing details dates on your QuickBooks payroll service account information
  • Then, to solve your QuickBooks errors refer to QuickBooks error technical support team
  • After that, verify and create your QuickBooks data and then utilities
  • In the next step, If you are utilizing Microsoft Windows 7 or 8, then switch off the User account control (UAC) and try to download the QuickBooks Payroll updates

Condition 1: One Version of QuickBooks Desktop Installed

When you have only one version of QuickBooks Desktop Installed then there is no requirement to follow these steps.

For Windows 8:

  • Firstly, go to under the Windows System section
  • After that, open the Start screen
  • Now, click right on the background to all applications
  • Lastly, choose the Run option

For Windows 7 and XP:

  • If you are not signed in with administrator rights just click start
  • Then, click on the All Programs
  • After that, click on the Accessories
  • In the final step, click Run

Windows Vista:

  • First of all, the user is need to open the control panel
  • Now, look in on the Programs and Features and double-tap the same, the programs in Windows Vista for removing or adding
  • After that, if the user has only one version, then there is no need to continue. Then the QuickBooks desktop installation Wizard opens
  • Then, click the Next key
  • Select remove and click the Next once again. Then, pursue the process as per the recent requirement
  • When you want to complete the update, the error message must involve an option for going online. If you want to recover then update hit on the yes tab to go online, only when if asked
  • Click on the OK tab and runs the download automatically again, and it might show the same error message
  • Lastly, in case the data files are available on the server then shut the QuickBooks on all systems  

Condition 2: If you have Multiple Versions of QuickBooks Installed

  • Firstly, install a clean version of QuickBooks desktop to execute well
  • Then, for multiple versions of QuickBooks Desktop:
  • Detach all the additional installations
  • Toggle your QuickBooks update
  • After that, download the current payroll tax tables
  • Now, sort the lists and use the check data/rebuild data process. (Rebuild the Data if required)
  • In the last step, execute a clean Uninstall/Re-install in Selective Startup


QuickBooks payroll error PS077 or PS032 can be important to remove from QuickBooks software. At the end of this post, we look for the best way to remove the QuickBooks errors, after reading the whole information shared in this post. After this post, if you still face any problem with the same or any QuickBooks-related problem, then you can contact Uberaudit for an instant, and effective QuickBooks Support. We are always ready to help you. Lastly, we want to say thanks for visiting our site.

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