Gratuity component has to be created for 2 cases in Paybooks app. one is to capture the gratuity amount in salary master as Part of CTC and another is to pay out the gratuity amount during resigned employees settlement process.


This manual shows the configuration of both cases mentioned above. Please note if gratuity amount has to be captured as Part of CTC then, 2 components to be created as mentioned in below config steps.


In the case of pay out of gratuity for resigned employees for below steps to create Gratuity component:


Go to Payroll Settings >> Salary Components and click on “New” button


Update the component name as “Gratuity” and even the abbreviation as “GRATUITY
Ensure it is a paid component; for this, tick the “Non-Paid Component” check box
Pay Type needs to be Earnings
Keep it Non-Taxable, but NOT Distributed across the year
Calculation Type needs to be “Formula” and update the relevant formula; usually, this is as under:


“(Basic+DA) * Number of completed years of Service * 15/26”; (Basic+DA) means the Last Drawn Basic and DA


In app, formula can be given as (Basic+DA)*15/26


Map this to Gratuity component
And Round-off value can be “Nearest to One Rupee
This is a Variable component
Tick the “Is an FFS Component” and “Active” check boxes before finally clicking the “Save” button

 



In the case to capture the gratuity amount in salary master as Part of CTC:


Go to Payroll Settings >> Salary Components and click on “New” button

 
Update the component name as “Gratuity Master” and even the abbreviation as “MGRATUITY
In this case, t is not a paid component; for this, untick the “Paid Component” check box
Pay Type needs to be Earnings
Keep it Taxable, but NOT Distributed across the year
Calculation Type needs to be “Formula” and update the relevant formula; usually, this is as under:


“(Basic+DA) * Number of completed years of Service * 15/26”; (Basic+DA) means the Last Drawn Basic and DA


In app, formula can be given as (Basic+DA)*15/26


Do not select anything under Mapping
And Round-off value can be “Nearest to One Rupee
This is a Fixed component

Select Part of CTC check box
Do not tick the “Is an FFS Component” option

Select “Active” check boxes before finally clicking the “Save” button