What is IRS Rejection Code R0000-503-02?

Modified on Tue, 20 Dec 2022 at 02:16 PM


IRS Rejection Code R0000-503-02

'SpouseSSN' and the 'SpouseNameControlTxt' in the Return Header (or Line 6b 'ExemptSpouseNameControlTxt' in the return - For 1040/1040A returns) must match the e-File database.


The spouse taxpayer’s Name and Social Security Number (SSN) that you provided does not match what the IRS has on file. If you believe the information you provided is correct, please contact the Social Security Administration (SSA) at 1-800-772-1213 or contact the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) at 1-800-829-1040 to confirm their official records.

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