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ADOR - Instructions For Checking A1/A6 File for Errors

Check AL 41 File for Errors

Bulk Filers can check AL 41 files for errors before uploading to My Alabama Taxes by using the AL41REPORT_CHECK.xls utility. The Excel utility will check the file for errors based on the specifications provided by the Alabama Department of Revenue

The AL 41Report Check must be comma delimited and include all fields in the order specified in the file layout. Although all fields are required to be included in the file, only certain fields require data. All money fields must include dollars and cents with decimals. Only .txt file extensions are allowed.


  1. Click on the AL41REPORT_CHECK.xls link to open the program.
  2. Click the Check File for Errors button.
  3. Button

  4. A browser will appear to select your file to check.

  5. Select the AL 41 file to check
  6. The AL 41 REPORT_CHECK utility will read each account for errors and show the Results/Errors for each account.