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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.

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

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  3. On the Tax pane, click AvaTax.

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  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.

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