Bill Adjustment Rounding Issue (Doc ID 1665808.1)

Last updated on MAY 05, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version 7.4.0.0.0 to 7.4.0.1.0 [Release 7.4.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When a bill level adjustment is applied, BRM distributes and applies the bill level adjustment amount to individual charge items under a given bill. BRM does not round charges correctly in certain scenarios, as mentioned in the following example.

Billed amount = $419.58 (negative)
Adjusted amount = $381.44
Tax Amount (10%) = $38.14
Total amount = $419.58

Actual adjusted amount = 419.66 (Over adjustment of $0.08)

The item for this adjustemnt corresponds to multiple events causing break down of amount $381.44 (see Table below).
When tax is calculated on the smaller amounts and summed up - it summed to $38.22 which is $0.08 more.

Amount Tax
8.95 0.9
15.75 1.58
15.75 1.58
15.75 1.58
15.75 1.58
15.75 1.58
15.75 1.58
15.75 1.58
19.69 1.97
34.65 3.47
34.65 3.47
34.65 3.47
34.65 3.47
34.65 3.47
34.65 3.47
34.65 3.47

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381.44 38.22

Cause

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