How do I clear EF Message 0043 in a 1040 return?
Review screen 1 (demographics or Name and Address) to be sure that:
- Dependent of another is not selected.
- The filing status is correct.
- The name of the person qualifying for HOH is entered.
- The SSN/ITIN for the primary taxpayer is valid and within valid ranges.
Review screen 2 (Dependents) to be sure it has been completed, including any additional information needed. Check that:
- All SSN/ITIN/ATINs are valid and within valid ranges.
- The SSN/ITIN/ATINs entered are not identical to the taxpayer.
- The Months in home field has been completed.
- All selections have been made as necessary under Additional Information at the bottom of the screen.
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