Tax Manager

To Global or Not to Global, that is the question – Oracle Configuration Owner

There should only be one choice

We would never set up a tax solution using anything other than the Global Configuration Owner, so why are so many companies configuring their oracle ebusiness tax engine with it set to be party specific? By that I mean when setting tax rates and rules up then linking them directly to an operating unit.

So why do people set them up this way? Well the short answer is because they don’t know what they are doing. That statement maybe a little harsh so let me justify it.

What is the Tax Configuration Owner?

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Oracle R12 – ‘Low-Level Diagnostics Logging is turned on’ – how to turn off

If you get the following message when logging on to the Tax Manager Responsibility;
“Low-level Diagnostic Logging is turned on. This may temporarily reduce performance”

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Oracle R12 Tax Manager Responsibility FND Diagnostics

Oracle R12 Tax Manager Responsibility FND Diagnostics

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Oracle ebtax Tax countries with VAT validation

The following are the list of countries that currently validate the VAT number when it is entered.

Currently, Switzerland has incorrect validation

REM | (26 countries) |
REM | AT – Austria |
REM | BE – Belgium |
REM | DK – Denmark |
REM | EE – Estonia |
REM | FI – Finland |
REM | FR – France |
REM | DE – Germany |
REM | GR – Greece |
REM | IE – Ireland |
REM | IT – Italy |
REM | LU – Luxembourg |
REM | SK – Slovakia |
REM | NL – Netherlands |
REM | PL – Poland |
REM | PT – Portugal |
REM | ES – Spain |
REM | SE – Sweden |
REM | GB – United Kingdom |
REM | CH – Switzerland |
REM | RU – Russia |
REM | HU – Hungary |
REM | BR – Brazil |
REM | AR – Argentina |
REM | CL – Chile |
REM | CO – Colombia |
REM | TW – Taiwan |
REM | |
REM | MT – Malta |
REM | CV – Cyprus |
REM | LV – Latvia |
REM | LT – Lithuania |
REM | SI – Slovenia