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2D Barcode Specifications

The following information is for tax software developers who wish to support the 2D Barcode on the resident and/or non-resident Kentucky returns.

2D Testing start date:  TBD, pending completion of test scenarios

2D Testing end date:  TBD

2D Software Developer's Guide [PDF 104K] (Posted 09-12-2014)

2D FILE LAYOUTS

Form 740 and Form 740-EZ 2D Barcode Layout [Excel 39K] (Posted 09-12-2014; Revised on 09-16-2014)

Form 740-NP 2D Barcode Layout [Excel - 36K] (Revised 09-12-2014)

MAPPED FORMS

Form 740 [PDF 1415K] (Posted 09-12-2014)

Form 740-EZ [PDF 745K] (Posted 09-12-2014)

Form 740-NP [PDF - 1132K] (Posted 09-12-2014)

TEST SCENARIOS

The following test scenarios should be used for 2D barcode testing for tax year 2014.  If you do not support a form/field in the scenario, please advise what is not supported and modify the test scenario and provide it without the form/field.  You are welcome to submit your own tests in addition to the ones below. 

Under Development

TY2013:

2D Software Developer's Guide [PDF 104K] (Posted 08-28-2013)

Form 740 2D File Layout [Excel 37K] (Posted 08-28-2013)

Form 740-NP 2D File Layout [Excel - 36K] (Revised 09-19-2013) (9/19 - Changed field lengths on Schedule A limitation section.)

Form 740 2D Mapped [PDF 958K] (Posted 8-28-2013)

Form 740-EZ 2D Mapped [PDF 308K] (Posted 08-28-2013)

Form 740-NP 2D Mapped [PDF - 533K] (Posted 08-28-2013)

Approved 2D Barcode Software List  [PDF 90K] (Revised 01-08-2014)

 

 

Contacts:

Audrey Terry, 502-564-7862

AudreyJ.Terry@ky.gov

Richard J. Hill, 502-564-7926

RichardJ.Hill@ky.gov

 

 

APPROVED 2-D SOFTWARE LISTING
 

List of tax software vendors whose software produces an approved 2D barcode.

Approved 2D Barcode Software List  [PDF 90K] (Revised 01-08-2014)

 

Last Updated 9/16/2014
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