Error Message 232: T1206_6834_REQUIRES_MUSTBELESSTHAN_180

You will see the following error message in H&R Block’s 2015 tax software if, on form Tax on split income - 2015 (T1206), you entered the taxable amount of other than eligible dividends (from taxable Canadian corporations) that was more than the total taxable amount of other than eligible dividends entered in the return:

The amount entered for the part of the taxable amount of other than eligible dividends on the T1206 page can’t be more than the total taxable amount of other than eligible dividends from taxable Canadian corporations entered in the return. Make sure you entered the correct amount. [error code: 232]

To correct this error, make sure you entered the correct amount in the field labelled The part of the taxable amount of other than eligible dividends (included on the previous line) from taxable Canadian corporations on form T1206. You must also make sure you have entered all of the information slips you received for your investments in the year in H&R Block’s tax software. The amount in this field of form T1206, cannot be more than the total of eligible dividends shown on the following slips and boxes:

  • Box 11 on T5;
  • Box 32 on T3;
  • Box 25 on T4PS;
  • Box 130 on T5013; and
  • Schedule 4.

Note: You can find form Tax on split income - 2015 (T1206) under the RRSPS AND INVESTMENTS icon under the PREPARE tab. You must be 17 years of age or younger to access the form.