Archive for Legal

Bount International expands rollout of Invoiceware into Mexico

January 29, 2013  |  Electronic Invoicing, Latin America, Legal

Blount International brought in Invoiceware International in 2009 for sending and receiving Nota Fiscal XML formats required by the Brazilian tax authority. With success, because Blount chose to expand their rollout of Invoiceware into Mexico to comply with the CFDI v3.2 mandates.

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E&Y asks you: Russian Electronic invoicing; is it time to act?

January 21, 2013  |  Asia, Electronic Invoicing, Legal

The ability to issue and receive VAT invoices in electronic format will likely bring a number of advantages to Russian VAT taxpayers, including improved cash flow and more efficient VAT compliance. At the same time, VAT taxpayers should addressed the Russian risks to minimize disruption to the business and the risk of errors and penalties. Just to be sure...

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Oh MIA, oh my, another E-invoicing Model Interoperability Agreement!

The good thing about EESPA’s MIA is that it provides for a standardised bilateral agreement for use by service providers with their chosen service provider partners. The bad thing seems to be that the MIA is only released to its members. That seems quite the opposite to the mission statement.

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No more SAP Brazil NF and Mexico CFDI compliance problems for Brown-Forman

December 12, 2012  |  Electronic Invoicing, Latin America, Legal

It’s so easy for things to get out of hand when you're dealing with the e-invoicing regulations in Brazil and Mexico. That’s why Brown-Forman utilises the Invoiceware International network to manage their electronic invoicing processes in Brazil and Mexico.

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GXS’s Active Invoices is tax-compliant in Mexico and Brazil

GXS announced that it has expanded e-invoicing compliance for its Active Invoices with Compliance (AIC) to Mexico and Brazil. The Software as a Service (SaaS) solution’s global tax compliance footprint now includes 41 countries across 5 continents. And e-invoicing within some of these countries happens to be subject to strict rules and standards.

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eBillingHub’s masterclass on legal e-billing

November 27, 2012  |  Digitalisation, Electronic Invoicing, Legal

Based on eBillingHub’s analysis, there is no indication that the complexity in legal e-billing is going away any time soon. Especially when clients are moving to e-billing faster with less preparation. What to do, what to do. Well, you could start by reading these five eBillingHub best practices.

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Datacert’s Passport GRC makes short work of inefficiencies

Datacert has very recently announced the launch of Passport GRC. It’s a comprehensive framework to support sustainable, proactive, and defensible management of company’s broad governance, risk, and compliance programs.

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Invoiceware extends SAP ERP Compliance Dashboards for Brazil

October 29, 2012  |  Electronic Invoicing, Latin America, Legal

New processes for Nota Fiscal cancellations as well as the events supporting the newly defined Manifestação do Destinatário are in the pipeline. South American e-invoicing expert Invoiceware International can’t stay behind and their managed service offering for SAP ERP in Brazil now supports these recently mandated changes and new events.

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Portugal complies with Council Directive 2010/45/EU

October 16, 2012  |  Electronic Invoicing, Europe, Government, Legal

Council Directive 2010/45/EU says that “Member States shall adopt and publish, by 31 December 2012 at the latest, the laws, regulations and administrative provisions necessary to comply with this Directive.” Portugal is one of these 27 member states and properly plays by the rules, because its government has published VAT legislative changes.

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Make the CFD to CFDI shift ASAP to avoid jail time!

September 25, 2012  |  Electronic Invoicing, Latin America, Legal

No, you’re absolutely not misreading this article’s title. Jail time, people. Remember that Mexico’s Servicio de Administración Tributaria (SAT) considers non-compliance with the law a criminal offense. Also remember that e-invoicing is now mandatory in Mexico. So you’d better get your transition from CFD to CFDI going.

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