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14944: NY - EF Message 2044

New York

How would I clear New York red message 2044?

NY EF Message 2044 states:

NY withholding reported on a 1099-G - Unemployment Compensation

NY withholding from federal form 1099-G (not issued by the New York State Department of Labor) is being reported on form IT-201 line 72 or IT-203 line 62. The return must be paper filed. Be sure to attach the federal forms 1099-G to the NY return.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Retain this special exception to the e-file mandate in your records. You will need to furnish this to the State should they access any penalties. If your approved e-file software does not support the e-filing of a required attachment, such as a credit form, you must file a paper return.

​If you have a return with New York withholding from a 1099-G that appears on an IT-201 line 72, or an IT-203 line 62, the return must be paper filed per the New York state instructions.

For further instruction, please see the NY IT-201 and NY IT-203 instructions.

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