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VAT Is Not Applying If Country Is USA (Doc ID 2504341.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Value Added Tax (VAT) is not applying when country is USA even after necessary entries are in place in Billing and Revenue Management (BRM) tax code files and Connection Manager (CM)'s pin conf 


1) Add necessary entry in cm/taxcodes_map as shown below
   VAT : U : 5.0 : 01/01/18 : 12/31/29 : Fed : * : USF : Std
2) Add necessary entry in cm/tax_supplier_map as shown below
   VAT : ;;;ShipTo : CompId : loc_2 : ShipFrom : 0 : :
3) Enable taxcodes_map entry in cm/pin.conf with path of taxcodes_map like below.
   - fm_rate taxcodes_map $BRM_HOME/sys/cm/taxcodes_map
4) Enable tax_supplier_map entry in cm/pin.conf with path of tax_supplier_map like below.
   - fm_rate tax_supplier_map $BRM_HOME/sys/cm/tax_supplier_map
5) Enable taxation_switch entry in cm/pin.conf with specific value,in this case it is 1.
   - fm_bill taxation_switch 1
6) Restart CM,Data Manager (DM)process.

7) Execute below command and verify that /config/tax_supplier object is loaded.
   load_tax_supplier -d $BRM_HOME/sys/data/config/pin_tax_supplier.xml 

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