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1820082 - In a Third Party Order Scenario, the Seller Tax Country of the Customer Invoice is Not the Expected One

Symptom

In a third party order scenario, the seller tax country of the customer invoice is not the expected one.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Customer Invoicing work center.
  2. Go to the Invoice Document view
  3. Edit the Customer Invoice XYZ (XYZ is the identification of the customer invoice).
  4. Go to View All.
  5. Go to the General tab

You can see that the Seller Tax Country is not the expected one and the following warning message is triggered : Check tax codes; taxation for chain transaction may apply.

Cause

As the scenario is the a third party order scenario , in the customer invoice, the seller tax country will be set by default to the country of the ship-from party which is set up in the corresponding sales order. The  system will generate a warning message as follow : Check tax codes; taxation for chain transaction may apply.

Resolution

You have the possibility to change manually the tax information in your customer invoice. In case the customer invoice XYZ is already released you have the option to cancel the invoice and then do the manual change accordingly.

Keywords

KBA , AP-CI , Customer Invoice Processing , How To

Product

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