Search Instructions


The Error Search Tool will assist you with solving errors.

The information you send must contain the Submission ID and all of the rejection information.

  1. Copy and paste the text of your entire rejection into the search box.
  2. From Rejection Email - Start copying at "Dear Free File Fillable Forms Taxpayer:" End copying after "This email was generated from an automatic system, which is not monitored for responses."
  3. From Step 3 – Copy all the rejection information below the highlighted text, "For solutions, copy and paste all the rejection data into the IRS Error Search Tool."

Failure to follow these search instructions may cause inaccurate search results.

Results should appear in the order entered in the search box.

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