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I just tried to lodge my payment summaries with the ATO portal.  The lodgement failed with the message 'The file contains an illegal character at end of last report'.  How can I fix this?
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Hi Michelle,

Are you trying to generate this out of 2016-17 or 2017-18

The last record would indicate that the last employee in the file, (probably the last in the list of your INB payment summary employee list) has a illegal character in some part of their record such as their name, address etc etc.

Illegal characters could include a umlout, apostrophe, comma etc etc