Business Validation Error

I am trying to update an employee's address, but this error message keeps appearing:

"Business Validation Error: This name is being used by another vendor. Please use a different name. You can merge names only when their type (customer, vendor or employee) matches."

I found the employee listed as a Vendor as well (except it was missing the middle initial), but if I try to edit anything it says those items have already been reconciled.  I don't want to cause issues for our bookkeeper, and I'm not sure how to really fix this error??


Hi there educhene,

Some customers have reported they're getting a Business Validation Error when updating an employee's information. This issue is currently under investigation. To add your company to our notification list, I suggest you give us a quick call. Once there's an update you'll be notified via email.

Thank you for your patience while we resolve this.  

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