ACA2016 XML File "AIRSH100: XML Schema Validation Failed - not well formed or missing required elements" After Patch 25653693 (Doc ID 2247466.1)

Last updated on MARCH 30, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Advanced Benefits - Version 12.1 HRMS RUP9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After applying Patch 25653693:R12.BEN.B and attempting to upload the new Authoritative ACA 1094-C XML files to the IRS for 2016, the following error is returned:

ERROR
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AIRSH100: XML Schema Validation Failed - not well formed or missing required elements

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Upload the 2016 ACA XML file to IRS.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, file is not accepted by the IRS.

Cause

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