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AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP Release Notes Archive

AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP 2017

September 12, 2017

Release 7.80.01.00

New

  • AvaTax is now compatible with Sage 500 ERP 2017

AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP 2016

July 29, 2016

Release 7.70.02.00

Fixed

  • Fixed the issue where the change in the ship-to address of an AR invoice from the Process Invoices window wasn't considered during processing
  • Fixed the issue where the invoice total was incorrect if the invoice currency was different from the base currency
  • Fixed the issue where AvaTax wasn't working in multi-user environment
  • Fixed the error during installation of AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP when the database server was SQL server version 2014

June 1, 2016

Release 7.70.01.00

  • AvaTax integration for Sage 500 ERP 2016 

AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP 2014

September 15, 2016

Release 7.60.06.00

Fixed

  • Fixed the issue where the location codes weren't sent for invoices that had lines with miscellaneous items.

July 15, 2016

Release 7.60.05.00

  • Fixed the issue where the change in the ship-to address of an AR invoice from the Process Invoices window wasn't considered during processing.
  • Fixed the issue where the invoice total was incorrect if the invoice currency was different from the base currency.
  • Fixed the issue where AvaTax wasn't working in multi-user environment.

February 11, 2016

Release 7.60.04.00

November 4, 2015

Release 7.60.03.00

  • Fixed the issue with warning messages that were displayed for sales orders whose:
    • Customers do not have the tax group set to AvaTax.
    • Documents do not use AvaTax.
  • Your AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP upgrade will now confirm whether you want to install the update before the actual installation.

May 29, 2015

Release 7.60.02.00

  • You can now set up your AvaTax profile from the AvaTax Setup Assistant using the AvaTax Tax Profile Assistant

July 31, 2014

Release 7.60.01.00

  • Faster installation and configuration with the new Setup Assistant.
  • AvaTax task screens are created automatically.
  • More accurate drop-shipment addresses.
  • You can define your own company code.

AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP 2013

September 15, 2016

Release 7.50.08.00

Fixed

  • Fixed the issue where the change in the ship-to address of an AR invoice from the Process Invoices window wasn't considered during processing.
  • Fixed the issue where the invoice total was incorrect if the invoice currency was different from the base currency.
  • Fixed the issue where AvaTax wasn't working in multi-user environment.
  • Fixed the issue where the location codes were not sent for invoices that had lines with miscellaneous items.

February 11, 2016

Release 7.50.07.00

  • Your AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP upgrade now confirms whether you want to install the update before the actual installation.
  • Fixed the issue with warning messages that were displayed for sales orders whose:
    • Customers do not have the tax group set to AvaTax.
    • Documents do not use AvaTax.
  • The help button now routes you to our online Avalara Help Center .
  • Fixed the issue where a change in the shipping code was not reflecting in the AvaTax Configuration > General tab.

June 16, 2015

Release 7.50.06.00

  • Enhanced the Setup Assistant to include the Tax Profile Assistant.

June 30, 2014

Release 7.50.05.00

  • Faster installation: You can install the server component of Sage Sales Tax for Sage 500 ERP ERP Powered by AvaTax now in just three clicks and the client component in just two clicks!
  • Faster configuration: The new Setup Assistant that comes with Sage Sales Tax for Sage 500 ERP ERP Powered by AvaTax walks you through all the essential configuration steps you need to take to install.
  • Automated tasks: The new installer automatically creates AvaTax task screens. Before, you had to create them one-by-one manually.
  • More accurate drop-shipment addresses: Before, Sage 500 ERP sent the company or warehouse address to AvaTax as the origin or source address for drop shipments. Now, Sage 500 ERP sends the vendor address as the origin or source address for drop shipments.

March 11, 2014

Release 7.50.03.00

  • Sage 500 ERP lets you merge invoices in the Accounts Receivable module. This means that with a sales order that has multiple ship-to addresses, you can merge the shipments into one invoice instead of using a separate invoice for each. Before, AvaTax would incorrectly calculate the sales tax for the merged order. Now AvaTax calculates the sales tax correctly.

AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP 7.40

October 1, 2014

Release 7.40.05.01

New

  • Added a new phone number for technical support: (877) 780-4848

Fixed

  • Fixed a problem where entity/use codesHoverTT.png were not transmitted for freight changes

July 15, 2014

Release 7.40.05.00

Release number 7.40.05.00
Release date July 15, 2014
Files included
  • Sage Sales Tax Server for MAS 500 7.40.05.00.msi
  • Sage Sales Tax Client for MAS 500 7.40.05.00.msi

What's new

  • Faster installation: You can install the server component of Sage Sales Tax for Sage 500 ERP ERP Powered by AvaTax now in just three clicks and the client component in just two clicks!
  • Faster configuration: The new Setup Assistant that comes with Sage Sales Tax for Sage 500 ERP ERP Powered by AvaTax walks you through all the essential configuration steps you need to take to install Sage Sales Tax for Sage 500 ERP ERP Powered by AvaTax.
  • Automated tasks: The new installer automatically creates AvaTax task screens. Before, you had to create them one-by-one manually.

What's improved

More accurate drop-shipment addresses. Before, Sage 500 ERP sent the company or warehouse address to AvaTax as the origin or source address for drop shipments. Now Sage 500 ERP sends the vendor address as the origin or source address for drop shipments.

How to install

To learn how to install this release, read Install and Configure Sage Sales Tax for Sage 500 ERP ERP Powered by AvaTax.

How to contact Avalara Avalara Support

If you have questions about AvaTax, please contact Avalara Avalara Support with our toll free number (877)-780-4848, option 2. Standard Support hours are 7:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Pacific, Monday through Friday. You can also ask for support through AvaTax by following these steps:

  1. Log in to AvaTax at https://admin.avalara.com
  2. Click the Home tab, and then at the lower right, click the Chat pane or Submit A Case.

February 27, 2012

Release 7.40.0.0.0.02

Product:

Sage Sales Tax for MAS 500

Release Number:

7.40.0.0.0.02

Release Date:

Feb. 27, 2012

Customer Support:

For more information or support, please visit www.avalara.com or email at support@avalara.com


What's New?

Functional Enhancement

  • Pass Location Code.
  • Need an option in the configuration to control the Warning/Error messages.
  • AvaTax configuration window should be available for modification for users who are assigned to SysAdmin Security Group.

Installation

All users must log off from MAS 500 workstations before applying this build. The previous build must be uninstalled for both server and client.

Users need to unzip the files on to their desktop or to ‘C:\’. The zipped file consist of 2 installer files 1 for Sage Sales Tax MAS 500 7.40 Client and another for the Sage Sales Tax MAS 500 7.40 Server containing the SQL scripts that needs to be executed on the server. The Sage Sales Tax MAS 500 7.40 Server needs to be run first and then the Client installer.

  1. The Sage Sales Tax MAS 500 7.40 Server installer will make sure the necessary tables will get created in MAS 500.
  2. The Client installer will create a new folder and place all the AvaTax Components in ‘C:\Program Files\Avalara\AvaTax MAS500 Connector\Bin’.
  3. The Client installer will make sure the necessary Sage MAS 500 client components will get updated in the AV folder.

Manifest

This release consists of the following items:

  • Release notes (this file)
  • Executable Setup file – ‘Sage Sales Tax Server for MAS500 7.40’
  • Executable Setup file – ‘Sage Sales Tax Client for MAS500 7.40’

Version Compatibility

This build is designed to work on all upcoming versions of MAS 500 7.40 version.

Minimum System Requirements

System Processor:

Pentium IV.

Operating System:

Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1, Windows 7. (32-Bit and 64-Bit)

Networking:

Internet access

Recent Changes

Issues fixed in Build 7.40.0.0.0.02

  • Maintain Shipping Tax Code Mapping does not show the mapped value against any shipping method. The values mapped are available in the respective tables and works as expected during Tax Calculation or Error thrown in Maintain Shipping Code Mapping when shipping code value is entered manually or Error thrown in Maintain Shipping Code mapping when trying to override the existing mapping..
  • Task Reassignment in MAS500 7.40
  • Returns Issue.
  • Default the Retry value in the configuration to value 1.
  • Transactions will post even if AVATAX is removed as the tax schedule.

AvaTax for Sage 500 ERP 7.30

February 27, 2012

Release 7.30.0.0.0.06

Product:

Sage Sales Tax for MAS 500

Release Number:

7.30.0.0.0.06

Release Date:

February 27, 2012

Customer Support:

For more information or support, please visit www.avalara.com or email at support@avalara.com


What's New?                 

Functional Enhancement

  • Pass Location Code.
  • Need an option in the configuration to control the Warning/Error messages.
  • AvaTax configuration window should be available for modification for users who are assigned to SysAdmin Security Group.

Installation

All users must log off from MAS 500 workstations before applying this build. The previous build must be uninstalled for both server and client.

Users need to unzip the files on to their desktop or to ‘C:\’. The zipped file consist of 2 installer files 1 for Sage Sales Tax MAS 500 7.30 Client and another for the Sage Sales Tax MAS 500 7.30 Server containing the SQL scripts that needs to be executed on the server. The Sage Sales Tax MAS 500 7.30 Server needs to be run first and then the Client installer.

  1. The Sage Sales Tax MAS 500 7.30 Server installer will make sure the necessary tables will get created in MAS 500.
  2. The Client installer will create a new folder and place all the AvaTax Components in ‘C:\Program Files\Avalara\AvaTax MAS500 Connector\Bin’.
  3. The Client installer will make sure the necessary Sage MAS 500 client components will get updated in the AV folder.

Manifest

This release consists of the following items:

  • Release notes (this file)
  • Executable Setup file – ‘Sage Sales Tax Server for MAS500 7.30’
  • Executable Setup file – ‘Sage Sales Tax Client for MAS500 7.30’

Note

  1. Sage MAS 500 Server Build 06 should be provided to customer along with Sage MAS 500 Client Build 06.

Version Compatibility

This build is designed to work on all upcoming versions of MAS 500 7.30 version.

Minimum System Requirements

System Processor:

Pentium IV.

Operating System:

Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1, Windows 7, (32-Bit and 64-Bit).

Networking:

Internet access

 

Recent Changes

Issues fixed in Build 7.30.0.0.0.06

  • Maintain Shipping Tax Code Mapping does not show the mapped value against any shipping method. The values mapped are available in the respective tables and works as expected during Tax Calculation or Error thrown in Maintain Shipping Code Mapping when shipping code value is entered manually or Error thrown in Maintain Shipping Code mapping when trying to override the existing mapping..
  • Task Reassignment in MAS500 7.30
  • Returns Issue.
  • Default the Retry value in the configuration to value 1.
  • Transactions will post even if AVATAX is removed as the tax schedule
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