Error (Payroll) 131

QB2016 Desktop. I do NOT use payroll.

I copied a company file to create a new one. However when I verify data I get the following message

Error (Payroll) 131     Verify Payroll Item : Invalid tax authority. Rcrd = 34. Ref = 3
Details: List: 'Payroll Item', record name: 'ASPP Recovery', List: 'Name', record name: ''

This is strange as I do not subscribe to payroll. This error prevents me from backing up te company file. Rebuild does not fix it.

Anyone know how to fix this?



Not sure if this will help, but try to check your employees tax status and state.   Also, make sure you have the latest version installed and any updates that have been issued. 

Good luck

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