Error Message 253: RC267_5122_AND_5124_REQUIRE_ONE_ANOTHER

You will see the following error message in H&R Block’s 2015 tax software if on form RC267: Contributions to a United States retirement plan – temporary assignments you entered your 2015 contributions to a U.S. retirement plan and the amount of contributions that would be excluded from your income but did not enter your resident compensation for the year:

You need to enter the resident compensation in 2015 because you entered 2015 contributions to the U.S. retirement plan and the amount of contributions that would be excluded from income on the U.S. return. [error code: 253]

To correct the error, on form RC267, enter your resident compensation amount for the year in the field Your resident compensation in 2015.

Note: You can find form RC267 under the RRSPS AND INVESTMENTS icon on the PREPARE tab.