You will see the following error message in H&R Block’s 2015 tax software if you are a resident of Prince Edward Island and you entered an amount that exceeds the maximum claim amount on the Prince Edward Island equity tax credit page:
The amount claimed for the equity tax credit can’t be more than $7,000. Make sure you entered the correct amount. [error code: 251]
To correct the error, enter the correct amount of your equity tax credit as shown on your 2015 PE-ETC certificate in H&R Block’s tax software. The maximum amount you can claim per year is $7,000.
Note: The Prince Edward Island equity tax credit page can be found under the RRSPS AND INVESTMENTS icon of the PREPARE tab.