Error code 209

You will see the following error message in H&R Block’s 2017 tax software if, on the RRSP contributions and HBP or LLP repayments page, you indicated that you need to repay some of the amount that you had taken out of your RRSP to buy a home under the Home Buyers’ Plan (HBP), but you didn’t enter the HBP repayment amount for 2017:

You need to enter the Home Buyers' Plan (HBP) amount that should be repaid in 2017. Let’s take a moment to go back to the RRSP contributions and HBP or LLP repayments page and enter your required HBP repayment amount. If you aren’t required to make a repayment to the HBP in 2017, enter 0.00. [error code: 209]

How do I fix this?

To fix this error, return to the RRSP contributions and HBP or LLP repayments page and enter the HBP amount you’re required to repay in 2017, in the designated field.  If you don’t need to make a repayment to the HBP this year, enter 0.00.

Note: You can find RRSP contributions and HBP or LLP repayments page under the QUICK SLIP icon on the QUICK ENTRY tab.