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Validate Addresses

This article applies to:Avalara AvaTax for Magento 1

Configure AvaTax for Magento 1 to quickly validate addressesHoverTT.png in order to ensure that the address is formatted correctly for AvaTax to calculate tax accurately.

Configure address validation

  1. On the Systems menu, click Configuration.

  2. In the column on the left, click Tax.

  3. On the Tax pane, click AvaTax.

  4. In the Shipping Address Options menu, in the Address Validation list, select one of the following options:
    • Disabled: Address validation is turned off
    • Enabled + Prevent Order: If your address does not validate, you cannot complete the order.
    • Enabled + Allow Order: If your address does not validate, you can complete the order.