5500 - US ELF: Error Code I-101

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MFA required for electronic filing

Effective May 3rd, the 2017 version of UltraTax CS requires multi-factor authentication (MFA) to transmit e-files from CS Connect. Find out more.

To correct this error, attach a PDF document that explains why the return was filed late. To attach a PDF document to the electronic file, follow this procedure.

  1. Open the client's return.
  2. Choose Edit > Electronic Filing Attachments.
  3. Click the Add button.
  4. Select the appropriate product (federal or state) from the Product drop-down list.
  5. Select the type of return (for example, Tax Return) from the Return drop-down list.
  6. Select one of the following Form 5500 / 5500-SF options from the Attachment title drop-down list.
    • Form 5500 and 5500-SF: Reasonable Cause for late filing
    • Form 5500 and 5500-SF: Reasonable Cause for late or missing IQPA Report
  7. Click the appropriate option in the Attachment file source group box and browse to the PDF document you want to attach.
  8. Click OK to close the Add Electronic FIling Attachment dialog.
  9. Click OK to close the Electronic Filing Attachments dialog.


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