2004879 - Error Message "Save canceled due to invalid data, Save failed"

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2004879 - Error Message "Save canceled due to invalid data, Save failed"

Symptom

When you try to activate the Organizational Structure, system throws below error message

Save canceled due to invalid data, Save failed

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Organizational Management work center.
  2. Select Edit Org Structures.
  3. Highlight the Org Unit
  4. G o to Definitions tab.
  5. Maintain: UID Appendix: MWST - Sales Tax Register
  6. Select Save (save not problem).
  7. Select Activate - Activate Selected Structure

Cause

The cause for the issue is the tax number maintained in the tax authority is different. The tax number maintained in the tax authority and the org center should be the same.

Resolution

To resolve the issue, follow the below steps:

1. Go to Tax Management work center.
2. Select Company Tax arrangements view.
3. Select company ID: XYZ and Edit
4. Go to Company Tax Arrangements view.
5. Select company XYZ. Note the tax numbers maintained already for VAT.
6. Remove it.
7. Add the company XYZ again
8. The UUID maintained in the org center would be updated automatically.

If needed, also add the VAT number. Now activate the Org Structure.

Keywords

KBA , SRD-MD-OM , Organizational Management , How To

Product

SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1611 ; SAP BUSINESS BYDESIGN 1705 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1608 ; SAP Business ByDesign 1702