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chase-m-fischer
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My employer state ID on my W2 matches exactly with what I entered but Turbo Tax claims it's wrong. I'm in Utah, it has 14 digits, and the right letters. Help!

I entered two W2 forms from my jobs this past year. The first one worked just fine, but the second is having issues. Turbo Tax claims that my employer state ID
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SteamTrain
Level 15

My employer state ID on my W2 matches exactly with what I entered but Turbo Tax claims it's wrong. I'm in Utah, it has 14 digits, and the right letters. Help!

IF there are hyphens in the ID number, do not include them when entering it....no hyphens, and no spaces.

*Answers are correct to the best of my knowledge when posted, but should not be considered to be legal or official tax advice.*
chase-m-fischer
New Member

My employer state ID on my W2 matches exactly with what I entered but Turbo Tax claims it's wrong. I'm in Utah, it has 14 digits, and the right letters. Help!

I appreciate the response. I have not been entering it with hyphens or spaces. Exactly 14 digits including the letters which it says it’s supposed to be

SteamTrain
Level 15

My employer state ID on my W2 matches exactly with what I entered but Turbo Tax claims it's wrong. I'm in Utah, it has 14 digits, and the right letters. Help!

Then You should call Customer Support.....they need to see the actual problem in order to have a repair ticket submitted to get it fixed.....this would affect hundreds-of-thousands of Utah W-2 workers, and unless they complain thru official channels.......nothing happens.

 

THIS is not an official channel...it's a user's forum

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If you are not using the "Free" version, you can get a phone number here:

 

https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/using-turbotax/help/what-is-the-turbotax-phone-number/00/25632

*Answers are correct to the best of my knowledge when posted, but should not be considered to be legal or official tax advice.*
SteamTrain
Level 15

My employer state ID on my W2 matches exactly with what I entered but Turbo Tax claims it's wrong. I'm in Utah, it has 14 digits, and the right letters. Help!

@chase-m-fischer 

 

recently....someone somewhere in here said that the final three letters  (WTH ?) will take Ok if you use lower case "wth"

 

Just make sure you put in the first numbers and the final letters without a hyphen.

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PLEASE post back here if this works......I don't really know if it does.....yet

*Answers are correct to the best of my knowledge when posted, but should not be considered to be legal or official tax advice.*
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