How do I clear red message 0036 on the GA individual return?
GA EF Message 0036 generates when there is a missing state code on one of the federal income screens. The state code is needed so that the income statement details on page 4 of the GA 500 can be properly filled out.
To clear this EF Message, review your federal income screens (W-2, 1099s, etc) to make sure there is the state abbreviation entered. This message will not generate unless state withholding has been entered.
If there is additional income not reported on the federal return, GA screen INC may be used.