Exemption Error - Bad data in exemption - Category value must be in the range 0 to 13

Error Description

The Category field (cat) is set to an invalid enumerator in Exemption (exms).

Example

{
  "err": [
    {
      "code": -2000,
      "msg": "Exemption Error - {\"frc\":true,\"loc\":{\"ctry\":\"USA\",\"st\":\"NC\",\"zip\":\"27701\"},\"tpe\":1,\"lvl\":200,\"cat\":200,\"dom\":0,\"scp\":0,\"exnb\":true} - Bad data in exemption: Category value must be in the range 0 to 13."
    }
  ]
}

How to Resolve

Ensure that Category (cat) in Exemption (exms) is set to a valid selection:

  • 0: No Category Description
  • 1: Sales and Use Taxes
  • 2: Business Taxes
  • 3: Gross Receipts Taxes
  • 4: Excise Taxes
  • 5: Connectivity Charges
  • 6: Regulatory Charges
  • 7: E-911 Charges
  • 8: Utility User Taxes
  • 9: Right of Way Fees
  • 10: Communications Services Tax
  • 11: Cable Regulatory Fees
  • 12: Reserved
  • 13: Value Added Taxes

For more information, see Exemption.