RFC 7049, "Concise Binary Object Representation (CBOR)", October 2013Source of RFC: IETF - NON WORKING GROUP
Area Assignment: app
Errata ID: 5763
Publication Format(s) : TEXT
Reported By: John Visosky
Date Reported: 2019-06-26
Section 2.4 says:
A tag always applies to the item that is directly followed by it.
It should say:
A tag always applies to the item that directly follows it.
The 'it' in the original text refers to the tag, so the sentence reads that the tag follows the item. In fact, the item follows the tag.