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Avalara API 20.3 Patch Notes

  • Mar 27, 2020 | Rohish Deshmukh

This article is about the March 2020 monthly update to the AvaTax API.

ENVIRONMENT URL RELEASE DATE
Sandbox https://sandbox-rest.avatax.com 2020-03-19                                                                        
Production https://rest.avatax.com 2020-03-26    

Sandbox testing window

The AvaTax release schedule includes a preview period during which time the latest software is available for integration testing in the AvaTax Sandbox Environment two weeks before launching to production. If your engineering team would like a sandbox account for integration testing purposes:

  • Development and Solutions Partners (DSP), please contact your Business Development Manager.
  • Avalara customers, please contact your Customer Account Manager or open a support ticket.

Fixes and improvements

  • Added Bulk account support for company returns (Filings Calendar)
  • Added Logging for all requests that set LocalNexusTypeId as configurable
  • Converted Lodging RateTypeCode to General when creating custom rule
  • Added minor documentation updates for CreateBatches API
  • Fixed incorrect LineAmount in transaction response when AggregateReport is set to true
  • Fixed NullReferenceException in GetCompanyRuleExecutions
  • Fixed Advanced Rules to work with Adjust tax workflow
  • Fixed Advanced Rules that apply to Recalculating transactions
  • Backfilled ErrorCodes for existing error transaction data
  • Resolved generic 500 error returned when user attempts to use ListErrorTransactions with an unknown filter name
  • Made CompanyCode optional upon company creation; when value is not supplied, use CompanyName with no spaces and special characters as code
  • Fixed InternalServerError and RemoteServerError descriptions with missing error body text
  • Removed restriction on isAllJuris while creating new custom tax rules

Sales tax rates, rules, and regulations change frequently. Although we hope you'll find this information helpful, this blog is for informational purposes only and does not provide legal or tax advice.
Rohish Deshmukh
Avalara Author
Rohish Deshmukh
Rohish Deshmukh
Avalara Author Rohish Deshmukh
Rohish Deshmukh is a senior software engineer on the Avalara AvaTax API team since late 2017. He works on improvement and maintenance of the AvaTax REST API. In his spare time, Rohish manages Avalara's unofficial soccer team and loves reading articles on health and wellness.