Archive for Government

Large enterprises trust Edicom to handle their Mexican CFDIs

Edicom is an ACP in Mexico. An ACP is an Authorized Certification Provider and plays a vital role in the e-invoicing processes in Mexico. As an ACP Edicom validates the document created, certifies it and declares it to the country's tax authorities. So without them (and others), it’s a no-go if you want to e-invoice in Mexico.

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Another set of exciting new SEFAZ mandates for oil and gas

The concept of Eventos is mandated to be implemented for Oil and Gas companies. But maybe we should forgive SEFAZ, because they’re doing it for the right reasons. Creating controls preventing transportation fraud as well as NF-e cancellations after the delivery of goods.

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Hey UK, want e-invoicing adoption? Learn from the Danes!

There’s almost nothing as British as The Guardian, which was founded in 1821. So the British know their way about journalism. But e-invoicing is a completely different story. The UK government is struggling. Christian Lanng suggests that the Brits can learn from the Danes about how to get public sector suppliers online.

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Public e-procurement laws in Uzbekistan updated

February 21, 2013  |  Asia, Government, Purchase-to-pay

Welcome to Uzbekistan, one of only two doubly landlocked countries in the world. And thanks to a joint UNDP project with the Ministry of Finance, Uzbekistan is now also a country with updated public e-procurement laws. The result? The process of supplying better quality goods to public entities has improved.

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Moldova closer to EU aspirations with e-procurement system

February 20, 2013  |  Europe, Government, Purchase-to-pay

The Republic of Moldova has aspirations. Joining the European Union, for instance. The Agency for Public Procurement of the Government of Moldova has launched the first-ever electronic procurement system. Bringing Moldova closer to the EU standards and requirements in the management of public procurement processes.

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Tunesia launches nationwide e-procurement system

February 5, 2013  |  Africa, Government, Purchase-to-pay

The Tunisian e-procurement system (TUNEPS) was launched in January 2013. TUNEPS is important as public procurement represents some 15% of the Tunesian GDP. According to the Secretary of State for Finance the e-procurement system will give further efficiency and transparency to the public procurements.

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Ecuador starts with mandatory e-invoicing as from 2014

In 2012 the Ecuadorian government performed an e-invoicing pilot with 20 companies. To make the public familiar with the mandatory e-invoicing procedure this year (2013) the tax office provides training from February to June through virtual classrooms and on site in regional tax offices. This is how the Ecuadorian mandatory e-invoicing systems works....

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Belgium adopts e-PRIOR for e-Invoicing. Smart. Very smart.

The Belgian Federal Government decided to reuse e-PRIOR for e-Invoicing in the future, it's a system that's already used by the European Commission. Aren’t these Belgians clever? We know, we know, you’d rather build your only little infrastructure for a couple million euro.

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6 e-billing and AP automation news bytes

Kofax announces Kofax MarkView for Accounts Payable 8.0, Billtrust of Hamilton acquires Best Practice Systems, Belgian federal government launches website to encourage e-invoicing, InvoiceASAP and Hybrid Paytech partner up for e-invoicing services. And we love this one: T-Mobile Poland awards prizes in e-invoice competition.

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Azerbaijani Ministry of Taxes switches to e-invoice

December 18, 2012  |  Adoption, Asia, Electronic Invoicing, Government

An interesting fact about Azerbaijan: its Ministry of Taxes is preparing the country for the use of e-invoices. The Azerbaijan Press Agency (APA) reports that the ministry has already prepared a relevant draft decision on the form, application, and use of accounting rules of the e-invoice.

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