Rule Number: FW2-502
Rule Text: Form W-2, Line B ''EmployerEIN'' must match data in the eFile database.
In order to correct the error, reference the DataValue (this indicates what person or number the rejection is related to). For more information, regarding how to view the details and data values related to rejections and refusals referenceViewing Reject and Refusals.
- The employer EIN number is entered incorrectly on the tax return.
- The employer included the wrong EIN number on the W-2 form (have the customer contact their HR department).
- Correct the EIN number, resign, and resubmit the return.