1040-US ELF: Error Code F1040-016-03

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Error Code F1040-016-03: If Form 1040, Line 66a 'EarnedIncomeCreditAmt' has a non-zero value, then at least one of the following must be true: (1) In [WagesNotShownSchedule] attached to Form 1040, Line 7, at least one 'WagesLiteralCd' must have the value "HSH" and the corresponding 'WagesNotShownAmt' must be greater than zero; (2) [OtherIncomeTypeStatement] must be attached to Form 1040, Line 21; (3) Form W-2 must be present; (4) Form 1099-R must be present; (5) Schedule C (Form 1040) must be present; (6) Schedule E (Form 1040), Line 28(b) 'PartnershipSCorpCd' must have the value "P" for at least one entry in Line 28; (7) Schedule F (Form 1040) must be present; (8) Schedule C-EZ (Form 1040) must be present; (9) Form 8919 must be present; (10) In [WagesNotShownSchedule] attached to Form 1040, Line 7, at least one 'WagesLiteralCd' must have the value "FEC" with the corresponding 'WagesNotShownAmt' having a value greater than zero and [FECRecord] must be present; (11) Form 4137 must be present.

If you're receiving this rejection, at least one of the above mentioned income items must be available; otherwise, the return must be paper filed.  For example, if there's no formal income and only unreported tips, the return must be paper filed.

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