Error Message 249: MB479_51_1_A_OVER_MAX

You will see the following error message in H&R Block’s 2015 tax software if, when claiming the Manitoba primary caregiver tax credit, you entered a value in the field labelled Creditable number of days from your 2015 Primary Caregiver’s Log which exceeds 365:

The maximum number of days you can claim for the Manitoba primary caregiver tax credit is 365. Please correct the number of days you entered. [error code: 249]

To correct the error, enter the correct number of days you provided voluntary care for a relative, friend, or neighbour residing in a private residence in Manitoba in H&R Block’s tax software. To do this, go to the Manitoba primary caregiver tax credit page located under the OTHER icon of the PREPARE tab.