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2393903 - ACA: How to validate the XML structure - Troubleshooting Guide


When performing the submission of the ACA (U.S. Affordable Care Act) XML files to the IRS (Internal Revenue Service) web site the files are rejected by structure errors.

The error codes are specifically prefixed with “TPE” to identify that the transmission had been rejected before it go to IRS (Internal Revenue Service).

As an example, the possible errors codes are:

  • TPE1105
  • TPE1106
  • Other errors related to the XML structure.

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  • Affordable Care Act reports
  • Human Capital Management (HCM)
  • SAP R/3
  • SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP
  • SAP ERP with Software Component SAP_HRCUS


SAP ERP all versions ; SAP enhancement package for SAP ERP all versions


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