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Avalara AvaTax for QuickBooks Online Release Notes

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Read the release notes to learn about the latest additions, changes, and fixes to AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online.

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 14

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 14 release 14.1, May 3rd, 2018  

Changed

  • Improved security for http and https access

Fixed

  • Fixed an issue that resulting in an "object reference not set" error message when an invalid tax id was received.
  • Fixed an issue when retrieving nexus resulting in an "Error occurred while fetching nexus please review the activity info" message.

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 13

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 13 release 13.0, March 6, 2018  

Changed

  • Customer addresses created more than 6 days ago won't be automatically validated
  • Improved error messages for address errors
  • Improved stability and performance
  • Improved the new customer purchase flow

Fixed

  • Fixed an issue where using a negative quantity and amount resulted in a positive charge in AvaTax Update
  • Fixed an issue where transactions that were voided or deleted weren't updated properly in AvaTax Update

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AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 12

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 12 release 12.3, September 5, 2017

Fixed

  • Minor enhancements and fixes

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AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 11

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 11 release 11.1, February 9, 2017

Fixed

  • Minor enhancements and fixes
  • Fixed the issue where the sales tax was automatically recalculated for invoices that were created more than a year ago. For such invoices, you can still update and recalculate sales tax from the QuickBooks Online user interface.

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AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 10

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 10 release 10.1, October 19, 2016

Fixed

  • Minor enhancements and fixes

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AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 9

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 9 release 9.0, May 23, 2016

Fixed

  • Fixed the issue where temporary documents with Status as Uncommitted and DocCodes ending with "$New" were created
  • Fixed the issue where tax wasn't properly calculated for transactions that were either recurring or imported in bulk

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AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 8

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 8 release 8.0, April 18, 2016

Fixed

  • Internal improvements and fixes

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AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 7

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 7 release 7.1, February 29, 2016

New

  • You can now add a subtotal item to an invoice or an estimate transaction. While calculating sales tax, AvaTax Update does not consider the subtotal item

Fixed

  • Fixed the "Product & Service not selected! Message :: Product/Service should be selected for each line item" error that occurred during the sales tax calculation for a transaction after the addition of a new item from the user interface 

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AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 6

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 6 release 6.1, December 3, 2015

Fixed

  • Fixed an issue with nexus jurisdiction functionality on the On-Demand Nexus page
  • Fixed issues with the creation of a trial account
  • Fixed issues with activity logs

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AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 5

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 5 release 5.1, 27 October, 2015

Changed

  • Under Administrative Options, you can now change the Integration Status by choosing one of the radio buttons, Active or Down, instead of the toggle button. The default Integration Status is now set to Active

Fixed

  • Fixed the issue with displaying the list of possible nexus locations on the Nexus page

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AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 4

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 4 release 4.0, 30 July, 2015

Changed

  • In an invoice, the sales tax is now calculated only for lines selected as taxable. The rest of the lines are sent to AvaTax Update as NT (non-taxable). If none of the lines are marked as taxable, then the entire invoice is marked as non-taxable and the tax amount is zero.
  • Document code: The Document Code, displayed on the Admin Console Transaction Listpage, is a combination of the QuickBooks Online account unique number, the transaction type, and the invoice number. The QuickBooks Online Invoice number is displayed as the Reference code on the Admin Console Transaction Details page
  • Void a transaction: The status of a voided transaction in QuickBooks Online now reflects in the Admin Console
  • Delete a transaction: Deleted transactions are now removed from the Admin Console
  • The following functionality will be visible after Intuit publishes them in their host system:
    • Real-time calculation: Tax is calculated in real-time. You do not need to refresh the user interface to view the tax details.
    • Estimate Tax button: On the Transaction page, click the Estimate Tax button to calculate tax. This button is available for both new users accessing AvaTax Update from their QuickBooks Online account from the market place app and for existing integrated users.

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AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 3

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 3 release 3.2, May 29, 2015

Fixed

  • Fixed an error that occurred during the QuickBooks Online integration with AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online

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AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 2

AvaTax Update for QuickBooks Online 2 release 2.7, February 16, 2015

Fixed

  • Fixed an issue where non-taxable customers had a tax amount of $0 listed
  • Fixed an issue were the address in the Admin Console did not match the address details from QuickBooks Online because the address details changed during the tax calculation process

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