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Avalara API 20.5 Patch Notes

  • May 29, 2020 | Hoang Anh T. Bui

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

ENVIRONMENT URL RELEASE DATE
Sandbox https://sandbox-rest.avatax.com 2020-05-21                                                                       
Production https://rest.avatax.com 2020-05-28    

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

  • Ensured the juris name is populated and validated on the taxRule when validating for nexus
  • Updated State to Region in ParameterUsageModel
  • Updated Get/ChangeFilingStatus methods to check for ComplianceManager
  • Added endpoint to delete a specific CompanyReturnSetting by ID

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.
Hoang Anh T. Bui
Avalara Author
Hoang Anh T. Bui
Hoang Anh T. Bui
Avalara Author Hoang Anh T. Bui
Hoang Anh T. Bui is a Software Engineer on Avalara's AvaTax API Platform team since 2019. He works on improvement and maintenance of the AvaTax REST API. He is a food fanatic and a video game enthusiast.