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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 Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.

AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU13

AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU13, release 6.3.6000.149.01.00, January 25, 2018  [Release notes from development]

New

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

Changed

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AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU12

AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU12, release 6.3.5000.138.01.00, March 28, 2017

New

  • AvaTax Update integration for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU12
  • 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 Update. Option available in Setup > AvaTax Setup Assistant.
  • Added the Tax Profile Assistant to aid with nexusHoverTT.png setup and other settings for AvaTax Update
  • Calculate consumer use tax through the Vendor Invoice page
  • Save your Business Identification Number (BIN) as the Tax Registration No. AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX uses this number for handling non-NA operations.
  • Choose to send the UPC instead of the item code to to maintain product taxability. By default, the item code is sent to AvaTax Update.
  • Added the reconciliation utility. Reconcile data in your accounting software with your data in AvaTax Update and see the details in AvaTax Update > Utility > Reconciliation.
  • Added Extensive logging option in AvaTax Configuration > General. If enabled, AvaTax Update activities are automatically logged and saved in a local log file. We don't recommend changing this setting unless advised by Avalara Support

Changed

Older releases

AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU11

AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU11, release 6.3.4000.127.03.00, December 19, 2017  [Release notes from development]

New

  • You can now configure the Misc code and Misc charges during AvaTax Update configuration  [MOAT-15482]
  • You can now map tax codes based on item sales tax group [MOAT-14500] 
  • You can now add sales categories while creating lines for a document  [MOAT-8637] 

Changed

  • Changed all text displaying as "AvaCerts" to display as "CertCapture" [MOAT-8833]

Fixed

  • Fixed the issue where Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 couldn't post transactions for companies not set up in AvaTax Update [MOAT-15484] 
  • Fixed the issue where the project invoice wasn't displaying non-taxable and taxable amounts separately [MOAT-15483]
  • 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 [MOAT-15422]  
  • 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 [MOAT-14659]
  • 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 [MOAT-14653]
  • Fixed the issue where changes to AvaTax Update 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  [MOAT-8166]

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AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU10

AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU10, release 6.3.3000.111.02.00, February 28, 2017

New

  • Added Extensive logging option in AvaTax Configuration > General. If enabled, AvaTax Update activities are automatically logged and saved in a local log file. We don't recommend changing this setting unless advised by Avalara Support.

Changed

Older releases

AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU9

AvaTax Update 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

Older releases

AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU8

AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU8, release 6.3.1000.309.03.05, February 6, 2018   

Changed

Fixed

  • Fixed the issue where an incorrect tax value displayed on a service order posted with a zero-dollar invoice

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AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 RTM

AvaTax Update 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 Update. Option available in Setup > AvaTax Setup Assistant.
  • Added the Tax Profile Assistant to aid with nexus setup and other settings for AvaTax Update
  • 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 Update. See the details in AvaTax Update > 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 Update.
  • You can now save your Business Identification Number (BIN) as the Tax Registration No. AvaTax Update 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

Older releases

AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU7

AvaTax Update 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

Older releases

AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU6

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

New

Changed

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AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU1

AvaTax Update 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 Update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 FP CU4

AvaTax Update 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 Update SDK .NET for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

AvaTax Update 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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