You will see the following error message in H&R Block’s 2016 tax software if you have entered a value that exceeds the maximum federal age amount permitted by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) on the Amounts from [spouse’s] 2016 return page:
Your spouse’s or common-law partner’s federal age amount can’t be higher than $7,125.00. Make sure you entered the age amount shown on his/her 2016 Schedule 1 correctly. [error code: 141]
How do I fix this?
To correct the error, enter the correct age amount as shown on your spouse’s or common-law partner’s federal Schedule 1 into your tax return. To do this, go to the Amounts from [spouse’s] 2016 return page under the OTHER icon on the PREPARE tab.