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Avalara AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Release Notes

Read the release notes to learn about the latest additions, changes, and fixes to AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU13

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU13, release 6.3.6000.149.01.00, January 25, 2018  

New

  • AvaTax is now compatible with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU13

Changed

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AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU12

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU12, release 6.3.5000.138.02.00, March 30, 2018 

New

  • You can now map Avalara tax codes to item sales tax groups and sales categories

Changed

  • Code change document
  • On the customer screen, updated label text from "AvaCerts" to "CertCapture"

Fixed

  • Fixed the issue that caused the error 'Tax document count not be found' to display when posting a document with multiple miscellaneous charges
  • Fixed the issue where all options related to tax calculation weren't disabled if the 'DisableTaxCalculation' checkbox was checked
  • Fixed the issue where tax on invoices weren't populating in the AVA_Detail table
  • Fixed the issue where miscellaneous charges were taxing incorrectly
  • Fixed the issue where the entity use code was not passing to AvaTax on transactions
  • Fixed the issue where the parameter check was missing or incorrect
  • Fixed the issue where there was a discrepancy in taxable and non-taxable values on the printed sales invoice
  • Fixed the issue where the Calculation Basis selection wasn't impacting tax calculation
  • Fixed the issue where invoices with multiple lines didn't return sales tax on more than one line
  • Fixed the issue where changes in AvaTax weren't impacting subsequent tax calculations
  • Fixed the issue where the location code wasn't being passed to AvaTax from the header level on purchase invoice documents
  • Fixed the issues where purchase use tax wasn't calculating the correct rate
  • Fixed the issue that caused the error 'The tax document could not be found' when posting project proposal invoices
  • Fixed the issue where changing the standard code caused a runtime error on vendor invoicing
  • Fixed the issue where the tax value on a project invoice proposal was different than on the project sales order

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AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU11

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU11, release 6.3.4000.127.03.00, December 19, 2017  

New

  • You can now configure the Misc code and Misc charges during AvaTax configuration  
  • You can now map tax codes based on item sales tax group  
  • You can now add sales categories while creating lines for a document   

Changed

  • Changed all text displaying as "AvaCerts" to display as "CertCapture" 

Fixed

  • Fixed the issue where Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 couldn't post transactions for companies not set up in AvaTax  
  • Fixed the issue where the project invoice wasn't displaying non-taxable and taxable amounts separately 
  • Fixed the issue where a "Tax document could not be found" error displayed when a multi-line document with both positive and negative values was posted   
  • Fixed the issue where the document code was missing from log entries for PostTax Operation of Vendor Invoice [MOAT-15149]
  • Fixed the issue where printed sales invoices showed exempt values as taxable 
  • Fixed the issue where the selected calculation basis wasn't applied during tax calculation [MOAT-14657]
  • Fixed the issue where invoices didn't return the correct sales tax amount when a multi-line document posted 
  • Fixed the issue where changes to AvaTax weren't reflected in Microsoft Dynamics AX for transactions that had been previously calculated and were recalculated after the change  [MOAT-14399]
  • Fixed the issue where a "Tax document could not be found" error displayed when trying to print preview a project invoice proposal [MOAT-9862]
  • Fixed the issue where the wrong address was used for tax calculation when posting a sales order with item requirements  

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AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU10

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU10, release 6.3.3000.111.03.00, March 30, 2018  

New

  • You can now map Avalara tax codes to item sales tax groups and sales categories
  • You can now map Avalara tax codes to miscellaneous items and charges during configuration

Changed

  • On the customer screen, updated label text from "AvaCerts" to "CertCapture"
  • Code change document

Fixed

  • Fixed the issue where the Calculation Basis selection wasn't impacting tax calculation
  • Fixed the issue where invoices with multiple lines didn't return sales tax on more than one line
  • Fixed the issue where changes in AvaTax weren't impacting subsequent tax calculations
  • Fixed the issue where the GAC_MSIL folder contained the incorrect type of files when the installer was extracted
  • Fixed the issue where project invoice proposals triggered multiple get tax calls with the incorrect customer
  • Fixed performance issues with the AvaTax setup assistant during initial configuration
  • Fixed the issue where the location code wasn't being passed to AvaTax from the header level on purchase invoice documents
  • Fixed the issue that caused the "Tax document could not be found" message to display when posting project proposal invoices
  • Fixed the issue where the delivery address of the project wasn't used when there were project item requirements on the line
  • Fixed the issue that caused the "Error executing code; wrong argument types for addition" message to display when configuring the use tax liability account
  • Fixed the issue where the Ava Tax Reconciliation Detail form wouldn't open

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AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU9

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU9, release 6.3.2000.326.04.03, January 25, 2018

Changed

Fixed

  • Fixed the issue where the entity/use code wasn't being sent during project invoice tax calculation

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AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU8

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU8, release 6.3.1000.309.02.11, February 23, 2018   

New

  • When you create a sale order, you can now designate an item as non-taxable by selecting NT for its item sales tax group

Changed

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AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 RTM

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 RTM, release 6.3.164.0.03.00, June 30, 2016

New

  • Added the Setup Assistant to aid setup and configuration for AvaTax. Option available in Setup > AvaTax Setup Assistant.
  • Added the Tax Profile Assistant to aid with nexus setup and other settings for AvaTax
  • Integration with Avalara's certificate management system. You can now request and retrieve exemption certificates.
  • Added the reconciliation utility. You can now reconcile data in the ERP with your data in AvaTax. See the details in AvaTax > Utility > Reconciliation.
  • Now you can choose to send the UPC instead of the item code to dictate product taxability. By default, the item code is sent to AvaTax.
  • You can now save your Business Identification Number (BIN) as the Tax Registration No. AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX uses this number for handling Non-NA operations
  • Entity/use codes can now be applied at the header-level and line-level for miscellaneous charges in transactions

Changed

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AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU8

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU8, release 6.2.2000.14.01.00, April 27, 2018 

New

  • AvaTax for Microsoft Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 is now compatible with CU8

Changed

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU7

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU7, release 6.2.1000.4051.04.00, June 20, 2017 

New

  • Integration with Avalara's certificate management system. You can now request and retrieve exemption certificates.
  • Added the Setup Assistant to aid setup and configuration for AvaTax. Option available in Setup > AvaTax Setup Assistant.
  • Added the Tax Profile Assistant to aid with nexusHoverTT.png setup and other settings for AvaTax
  • Calculate consumer use tax through the Vendor Invoice page
  • Save your Business Identification Number (BIN) as the Tax Registration No. AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX uses this number for handling non-NA operations.
  • Added Extensive logging option in AvaTax Configuration > General. If enabled, AvaTax activities are automatically logged and saved in a local log file. We don't recommend changing this setting unless advised by Avalara Support. 

Changed

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AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU6

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU6, release 6.2.1000.1437.03.00, June 15, 2016 

New

Changed

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AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU1

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU1, release 6.2.1000.156.01.02, August 8, 2014

Changed

Fixed

  • Fixed an issue where exemption was not considered during the tax calculation of a sales order in a project invoice proposal

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AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 FP CU4

AvaTax for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 FP CU4, release 6.0.1108.2423.01.03, February 29, 2016

Changed

Fixed

  • Fixed an issue where the field values were not set to 0 after the sales order was invoiced

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AvaTax SDK .NET for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

AvaTax SDK .NET for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, release 14.4.1.0, November 7, 2014

Fixed

  • Fixed an issue with event logging so that now only native Microsoft Dynamics AX logs are displayed.

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