IRS Reject Code IND 195 and IND 196

Scenario:  You submitted a return and it is rejected for the following

Reject Code IND-195
Message ‘IPAddress’ in ‘AtSubmissionCreationGrp’ in ‘FilingSecurityInformation’ in the Return Header must have a valid value.
Data Value 255.184.xxx.xxx

Reject Code IND-196
Message ‘IPAddress’ in ‘AtSubmissionFilingGrp’ in ‘FilingSecurityInformation’ in the Return Header must have a valid value.
Data Value 255.184.xxx.xxx
Resolution:  No changes are needed in the return if this is the only thing the return was rejected for.  You can send the return again.
Blog Posted 02/13/2017            7:52 AM EST
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