IRS Quick Alert: MeF Intermittent Timeouts

The IRS issued the following Quick Alert.

Starting on March 21st, 2017, MeF began experiencing intermittent timeout errors in the A2A and IFA transmission channels. This issue is affecting the Production and ATS environments. MeF has identified the problem and is working to resolve it as a top priority.

Effective March 28th, 2017, MeF will begin performing maintenance from 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. Eastern daily. During this time period transmitters may experience timeouts errors.

A QuickAlert will be sent when the issue has been resolved and the daily maintenance is no longer needed.

How does this impact you?  This could cause delays in acknowledgements.

 

Blog posted 03/28/2017        6:36 AM

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