Download and Installation

Note: These instructions describe the installation steps. Dialog boxes may vary with different browsers and operating systems. If you have trouble downloading the software, refer to our Download Tips or Troubleshooting page.

To install the AccuWage Downloadable 2016 Software:

  1. On the AccuWage Information page, select either "Download AccuWage - 2016 Tax Year" if you have a Java Runtime Environment of 1.7.6 or higher, or "Download AccuWage - 2016 Tax Year (compatible with Assistive Software)" if you have a Java Runtime Environment of 1.8.40 .
  2. You will see a Java screen and then the, "downloading application" screen.
  3. The software will open automatically. The installation creates an AccuWage 2016 icon on the Desktop.

Uninstall Software

Please be aware that Dialog boxes vary with different browsers and operating systems.

To uninstall the AccuWage Downloadable TY16 software, use the following option:

  • From the Start menu, go to Settings and/or Control Panel. Select "Programs-Uninstall a program", "Add/Remove Programs" or "Programs and Features". When the Uninstall/Change or Add/Remove Programs Properties box opens, select "AccuWage 2016" and then select the "Change/Remove or Uninstall" button and follow the directions given.

AccuWage Downloadable Help Guide Information

AccuWage Downloadable includes a help file within the software, and is accessible from the start menu.
You may also download the software help guides listed under Quick Links.

More Information

For more information about the EFW2 and EFW2C formats, or for answers to other questions about wage reporting, please contact an Employer Services Liaison Officer or visit How to Reach Us.