Online eFile State Tax Return Error Code

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If your online efile State tax return was rejected, don't worry, since a rejection of an efile completed online tax return usually requires only a small correction.

Please sign back into your tax return http://www.efile.com/my-tax-return/ and follow the instructions on what to do to correct your online tax return. Once you have completed the correction, please efile your state tax return again (no extra charges apply).

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Minnesota State Income Tax efile Tax Return Error Code :

Error CodeStateOnline State Tax Return efile Error Code DescriptionSolution: How to correct the efile error online
1 MN On Form 1040/1040A/1040EZ, page 01 of the Tax Return must be present.
The Summary Record must be present.
2 MN Invalid format - checkbox A checkbox field must be the single
character |X|.
3 MN tax Return Record Identification Page 1 - The Tax Period must equal
"200512". For Form 1040/1040A, The Tax Period of the Tax Return
Record Identification Page 2 must also equal "200612".
4 MN Transmitter Production/Test Code is not correct. The TranA
Transmission production/test code field must contain a literal
value of |P| for production region or |T| for test region.
5 MN Unexpected end of file.
6 MN Transmitter is not authorized to send this type of
return/transmission.
7 MN Invalid format – field too long. The field exceeds the maximum
length.
8 MN Total return count in RECAP record not equal to number of returns
The total return count in the RECAP record must equal the number
of returns in the transmission.
9 MN EIN does not match EIN in our database The EIN in the TRANA
record must match the EIN for the ETIN on our database.
11 MN Invalid record format. Record does not end with |#|.
12 MN Invalid ETIN. The ETIN in the RECAP record must match the ETIN in
the TRANA record.
14 MN TRANA date out of range. The date in the TRANA record must be in
the range of tomorrow and three days ago. That is, we will accept
a transmission dated one day in the future [i.e., tomorrow], but
not two days in the future. We will also accept NULL 14 NC Your North Carolina return cannot be e-filed because there are errors remaining on your federal return. Click on Results to see a list of remaining errors on your federal return. When all federal errors are corrected, click on the Results again and you should not see any remaining errors on your federal or North Carolina returns. NULL 14 NE Filing status is 1 (single) 4 (head of household) or 5 (widow(er)
with dependent children) but the spouse SSN is not blank. NULL 14 NM NM Electronic Filing Not Allowed - Not Yet Approved. NULL 14 NY You must indicate on return whether or not you can be claimed as a
dependent on another taxpayer’s federal return. NULL 14 PA The Total Estimated Payments & Credits must equal the sum of the
Credit from previous PA Tax Return plus the Estimated Payments
the Payment with Extension and the Nonresident Tax Withheld. NULL 14 UT UT Request has been made to elect out of electronic filing for this
return. (See UT screen 831) NULL 14 wv WV-8379 is filled out but no exemption amount was keyed
Please go to WV screen 3 and key in the withholdings.
If there isn't any then enter 0 in each column NULL 15 On Schedule A in either Other expenses, Line 22 or
Miscellaneous expense, Line 27, CHILD CARE", "MEDICAL",
"CASUALTY", "THEFT", "CHILD-CARE", "CHILD CARE", or "DEPENDENT CARE"
CAN NOT BE PRESENT.
16 MN Statement not valid for this field. This field cannot contain a
statement reference.
24 MN Unexpected form in M1PR return.
25 MN Your Online tax return was rejected by the IRS because the PIN signature date or taxpayers date of birth is not present. 1) Click the Common Forms tab and select to Edit your Name, Address and Filing Status Information. Verify the Taxpayers Date of Birth and re-enter if necessary. 2) Click the View Results tab on the right hand side of the screen. 3) After your tax return results are displayed select the option to file your federal return electronically. 4) If your federal tax return has a refund, choose 1 of the 4 methods available to receive your refund. If your return has a balance due you can choose to have the funds automatically withdrawn from your account or you can mail the amount due to the IRS. If you are filing your state return you will also need to choose options regarding your state refund or balance due. 5) Important: When you come to the PIN Signature Information you have 2 signature options. You can choose to verify your Prior Year AGI amount or mail in Form 8453-OL which will print with your tax return. If you are not sure of your Prior Year AGI you should choose the No PIN option. 6) Complete the appropriate fields based on the Signature option you chose and click Continue. 7) When you get to the screen that allows you to view the PDF version of your tax return click E-File Return.
26 MN Invalid format – alphanumeric. An alphanumeric field may contain
only case letters [A-Z or a-z], numbers [0-9], and spaces.
27 MN Record length incorrect or missing record terminating character
|#|. All records must be the correct length [as specified in
bytes 1-4 of the record]. The last character in the record must be
|#|.
28 MN Undefined ETIN. The ETIN in the TRANA record must be defined in
our database.
29 MN Field is not significant. A field was encountered that is not
significant. Either a numeric field is zero and a field is empty
[or contains only spaces].
30 MN Invalid format – maximum length exceeded. The data must not
exceed the maximum length defined for this field.
32 MN Mismatched Julian date and sequence in TRANA and RECAP records.
The Julian date and sequence in the RECAP record must match the
Julian date and sequence in the TRANA record.
33 MN form is not valid for this return type. A form was encountered
that is not valid for the return type.
34 MN Unknown return type in transmission.
36 MN Missing TRANA record. The first 120 bytes must be the TRANA
record.
39 MN Page 2 of a form is not preceded by page 1 of a form.
40 MN Record length format error.
43 MN Your Online tax return was rejected by the IRS because of incomplete or invalid information regarding the Head of Household(HOH) Qualifying Person. To correct and retransmit your return, return to the web site where you filed your return and then follow these simple steps: 1) Click the Common Forms tab at the top of the screen, choose the option to Edit your Dependent information, and verify that you have checked the HOH box at the top of the screen for the correct dependent. The primary taxpayer should not be entered as the HOH Qualifying Person. The HOH Qualifier needs to be the person that qualifies you for the HOH filing status. If the HOH Qualifying Person is also a dependent, you can satisfy the HOH Qualifier requirement by entering them on the dependent screen. 2) Click the View Results tab on the right hand side of the screen. 3) After your tax return results are displayed select the option to file your federal return electronically. 4) If your federal tax return has a refund, choose 1 of the 4 methods available to receive your refund. If your return has a balance due you can choose to have the funds automatically withdrawn from your account or you can mail the amount due to the IRS. If you are filing your state return you will also need to choose options regarding your state refund or balance due. 5) Important: When you come to the PIN Signature Information you have 2 signature options. You can choose to verify your Prior Year AGI amount or mail in Form 8453-OL which will print with your tax return. If you are not sure of your Prior Year AGI you should choose the No PIN option. 6) Complete the appropriate fields based on the Signature option you chose and click Continue. 7) When you get to the screen that allows you to view the PDF version of your tax return click E-File Return.
44 MN Missing TRANB record. The second 120 bytes must be the TRANB
record.
45 MN The fixed portion of a record cannot be processed. All or part of
the fixed data is missing in the record header.
46 MN Unknown form type in transmission.
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