VATLayer

The VATLayer connector Service used to define a connection required for associated actions and start events. Examples include Salesforce and Box. Method of integration to cloud services, business applications and content stores. is used to create connections for VATLayer actions A tool for building the processes, logic, and direction within workflows..

The following actions are available:

Use the Get VAT rate for country action in a workflow to retrieve the VAT rate for the European Union (EU) country you select. Use the List all EU VAT rates action to retrieve a list of VAT rates for each EU country. Use the Validate VAT number action to validate a VAT number in the EU, and retrieve details about the company the VAT number is registered to. This is useful when your workflow manages sales and shipping across the EU and you need to present the correct price, including VAT, in different countries.

Create a VATLayer connection

You can create connections from the Automate or Designer page.

Permissions

Permissions enable you to manage access for other users to use, edit, and delete connections.

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Note: By default, users with administrator role will have the same rights as a Connection owner.

Create a VATLayer data source

Use the VATLayer data source to create a drop-down list of VAT rates for all EU countries.

Example:  To allow users to select a specific EU VAT rate in a form, add a drop-down list of VAT rates to the form using a Data lookup control A form control that allows users to select from a drop-down list of values that have been fetched from a third-party service.. The Data lookup control uses a VATLayer - List all EU VAT rates to list the EU VAT rates in the drop-down.

Each data source is configured for a specific VATLayer connection. You can create as many data sources as you need.

Data source fields

When you create a VATLayer data source, you must select the connection to use to retrieve the data.