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Sage 50 Runtime Error When Trying to Update Tax Forms

Sage 50 runtime error encounters mainly due to corrupted documents in Microsoft’s runtime folder and several other reasons. Tax forms let you create state and federal reports. Whenever you have registered on any of Sage 50’s payroll tax solutions, then you will get easy access to print-n-sign forms and receive a frequently updated tax form-related notification throughout the year. It permits you to fill in the information in the accurate fields. This blog will cover the Sage 50 runtime error when trying to update tax forms.

Role of Tax forms:

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Sage 50 permits access to tax forms and e-filling via payroll tax forms. When you locate the Reports & forms menu located in the Main window then hit on forms and after that Tax forms. Choose the payroll tax forms listed and then select Preview & print button. Ensure the form is set to Federal. 

Runtime error while updating tax forms:

The common error that generally occurs when users download tax form updates /advance tax table updates, form downloading from Aatrix, or perform any manual installation. This error message displays like the below description:

  • WindowsCannotfindC:\ProgramFiles\CommonFiles\Peach\FormViewer\SecureEfileClient.exe”
  • Runtime error i.e. Microsoft Visual C++ runtime library
  • Can’t install tax forms update 
  • MFC140.DLL file is missing when executing tax forms.

Causes responsible for the occurrence of the Sage 50 runtime errors during a process of a tax form installation:

  • Sometimes there are corrupted files in the formViewer folder
  • Security software like antivirus blocks the FormViewer folder
  • Corrupted Microsoft C++ runtime file
  • Absence of Visual C++ 2015 

Quick rectify Sage 50 runtime error:

Below-described is the list of step-wise guidance to resolve the error:

Solution 1-Manual Tax form updates installation:

  • First of all, close Sage 50 
  • Downloads all Aatrix tax forms related updates and save them on the system.
  • The update link is present in the Additional information
  • Perform the right-click on the downloaded file named peach.exe and after that choose Run as administrator mode
  • Now a message will display on the dialog box notifying you about the file’s existence on the system, you need to hit on Yes to All
  • Proceed with instructions that appear on the screen to complete the full installation
  • Launch Sage 50 
  • Check that now you can view the payroll tax forms. If the same error encounters then you are recommended to go for the second troubleshooting solution.

Solution 2-Reinstall the unloading tax forms or remove them with a Peach.exe:

  • Again close the Sage 50 as in 1st solution
  • Repeat those steps till the instructions that get displayed on the screen
  • There appears installing, removing, and modifying in the prompt.
  • Choose remove button
  • Open again Sage 50
  • Monitor that you are now able to execute the payroll tax forms, and check if the error still occurs.

Solution 3-Block out Firewall Updates:

  • Locate C\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Peach\Formviewer.
  • Find out the file type
  • Permit the .exe documents via security software
  • When the firewall program is administered through a remote server or it might be a hardware firewall, permit encrypted documents from Aatrix & Sage with a security application.

Solution 4-Perform safe mode through networking /booting into a selective startup:

  • Select any of the two methods named booting and safe mode. Monitor that now you can open the tax forms updates
  • If you select load in Safe Mode, then you require to characterize the process /service which is the cause of the issue. It is suggested to call the professionals while doing these steps.

Solution 5-Visual Basic C++ 2015 installation:

Verify the system updates including operating systems. Install the latest updates

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Through this information, you will able to resolve the Sage 50 runtime error that usually occurs while updating tax forms. In case you fail to troubleshoot the same or any Sage 50-related errors or any functional issue ring Sage 50 Experts at 1800-816-6849 to reach a professional team having years of experience in the same domain. If you are tired to wait in a long queue while calling use an email method to reach the team or do a live chat with one of the sage experts to figure out the issue regarding sage software.

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  • Data Import
  • Data Conversion
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  • Tax-Related Issues
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  • Installation, Activation Help
  • Sage Windows Support


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