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3020731 - Tax Code Determination in Purchase Order with Account Assignment Category as Asset (A)


Tax code automatic determination fails when Purchase order is created with Account Assignment Category as Asset (A).


  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud
  • Sourcing & Procurement

Reproducing the Issue

  1. App: Manage Purchase Orders
  2. Create and fill the mandatory/required header and item details
  3. Under Items > General information > Account Assignment Category as Asset (A)
  4. Click on Apply and you will find that Tax Code is empty


SSCUI configurations are missing.


  1. App: Manage your solution
  2. Search for SSCUI - 103696 - Manually maintain and automatically determine tax codes and click on it
  3. Step 2 - Assign Tax Indicators for Account Assignments > Configure
  4. New Entries > AAC: A ; Country and Tax Ind. AccAss : 1 and save.

With this SSCUI configuration, the tax code determination will be automatic in the purchase order if the account assignment category is Asset (A)

See Also

501054 - FAQ: Taxes in purchasing


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