You will see the following error message in H&R Block’s 2016 tax software if, when entering your mailing address on the Your mailing address page, you entered invalid characters in the street number field:

The street number you entered doesn't seem to be valid. Street numbers can only contain numbers, letters, spaces, and slashes. [error code: 294]


How do I fix this?

To correct the error, enter your street number in the Street Number field of the Your mailing address page using only the following characters:

  • Numbers
  • Combination of numbers and letters
  • Spaces
  • Forward slashes

Note: The Your mailing address page can be found under the ABOUT YOU icon of the GET STARTED tab.