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Use Latitude and Longitude Coordinates

You can use GPS coordinates in place of a ship-to address for tax calculation in AvaTax for QuickBooks Desktop.

Latitude/longitude coordinates

To use coordinates instead of a ship-to address, follow these steps:

  1. Click File.
  2. Click AvaTax.
  3. Click Configuration.
    QB_Configuration.png
  4. On the Tax Calculation tab, click Get Latitude and Longitude.
    QB_Configuration-TaxCalculation.png
  5. In the Customer Center or Vendor Center, open or create a customer record.
  6. In the SHIP TO field, select Lat/Long from the drop-down menu.
  7. In Address Line 1, type LAT:X,LONG:Y and click +
    QB-ShipTo.png
  8. Click OK.