1040-US ELF: Error Code F8283-028-01

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MFA required for electronic filing

Effective May 3rd, the 2017 version of UltraTax CS requires multi-factor authentication (MFA) to access the electronic filing transmission feature in CS Connect.

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Error Code F8283-028-01: If Form 8283, Section A Line 1 Column (b) checkbox 'DonatedPropertyVehicleInd' is checked, then "Contributions of Motor Vehicles, Boats, and Airplanes Statement" [ContributionsOfMotorVehiclesBoatsAndAirplanesStatement] or "Contemporaneous Written Acknowledgment Statement" [ContemporaneousWrittenAcknowledgmentStatement] must be attached to 'InformationOnDonatedProperty' for the corresponding vehicle.


If this error is received, verify the data entry on Screen 1098C, in the Itemized folder. The following fields are required to electronically file Form 1098C:

If any of these boxes are not completed, the return must be paper filed.


When Form 1098-C was not provided but a contemporaneous written acknowledgment was, mark the Information below is reported on contemporaneous written acknowledgment other than Form 1098-C box and complete the Contemporaneous written acknowledgment detail statement.

Attach Form 1098-C or the Contemporaneous Written Acknowledgment as a PDF to the electronic file:

  1. Click Edit > Electronic Filing Attachments > Add
  2. Product – Federal
  3. Return – Tax Return
  4. Attachment title:
    1. 1098-C - Form 1098C <enter name>
    2. Contemporaneous Written Acknowledgment - DoneeOrganizationContemporaneousWrittenAcknowlegment <enter name>
  5. Click Browse, navigate to the location of the PDF file you want to attach and click Open
  6. Click OK to close the Modify Electronic Filing Attachment dialog

You may also use Form 8453, U.S. Individual Income Tax Transmittal for an IRS e-file Return, to send paper copies of the attachment(s).

  1. Go to Screen 8453, in the Electronic Filing folder
  2. Select option 1 or 3 in the Form 1098-C dropdown menu
  3. UltraTax CS will generate Form 8453 filing instructions, use the information provided to send Form 8453 and Form 1098-C or the Contemporaneous Written Acknowledgment to the IRS

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