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Avalara AvaTax for Salesforce CPQ+ Release Notes

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Read the release notes to learn about the latest additions, changes, and fixes to AvaTax Update for Salesforce CPQ+.

AvaTax Update for Salesforce CPQ+ (2019 releases)

March 29, 2019

Release 2.0  


  • Apex Developers can now enable batch tax calculation


  • Installation and configuration have changed.Learn how to install and configure Salesforce CPQ+ now.
  • You can now test your connection to AvaTax Update and turn on address validation during configuration
  • Some fields in AvaTax Update configuration now have clearer names
  • AvaTax Update license keys and passwords are now hidden once they're entered in configuration
  • Optional lines on quotes are no longer sent to AvaTax Update
  • The address populated in the AvaTax Update tab for multi-entity configuration now pulls from the legal entity information within Salesforce CPQ+
  • Address validation calls are no longer made for addresses outside the U.S. and Canada
  • Contracts now pass as sales orders and don't commit to AvaTax Update
  • You can now calculate tax on quotes
  • You can now use the AvaTax Mapper to configure tax calculation on orders and on quotes
  • The field for Avalara tax codes is now called Avalara Tax Code
  • System integration document
  • User guide for AvaTax Mapper Studio

AvaTax Update for Salesforce CPQ+ (2018 releases)

September 14, 2018

Release 1.6  


  • Business Identification Number is now passed on transactions for intra-EU B2B VAT compliance


July 6, 2018

Release 1.4.1  


  • Fixed a bug where Quotes transactions were posted to AvaTax as Uncommitted SalesInvoice documents 

June 22, 2018

Release 1.4  


  • You can now use 'Location Code' custom field as 'Ship from' address on Quote, Order & Contract objects
  • Asset record will now display Sales Tax amount


  • Fixed a bug where 'Calculate Tax' button on Order module was not calculating tax
  • Fixed a bug where 'Address line 2' was displaying 'null' on AvaTax configuration page

April 27, 2018

Release 1.3  


  • You can now calculate tax on Contract module

March 30, 2018

Release 1.2.2  


  • Expanded multi-entity feature to support more than 15 companies


  • Fixed an issue with address validation requests, now if there is an error we display only the error without blank address fields
  • Fixed an issue where Quotes were being posted to AvaTax Update as Uncommitted Sales Invoice transactions, they are no longer being posted

February 13, 2018

Release 1.2.1  


  • Improved messages displayed when a company that's missing address details is selected from the available company list

January 2, 2018

Release 1.2


  • Added automatic tax calculation functionality on quotes
  • Added tax calculation functionality for Order Management and Advance Order Management
  • Added address validation functionality for Order Management and Advance Order Management
  • Added tax status and AvaTax message fields on quotes and orders
  • Added the ability to disable saving transactions to AvaTax Update for Order Management and Advance Order Management


  • Improved lighting experience in Salesforce CPQ


  • Fixed issue where company codes were duplicated every time Test Connection was clicked

AvaTax Update for Salesforce CPQ+ (2017 releases)

November 4, 2017

Release 1.1.1


  • Resolved error with displaying the Multiple Entity Company list

October 24, 2017

Release 1.1

  • Added field length restrictions in Custom Settings. The State field is now restricted to 3 characters and the Country field is restricted to 2 characters   


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