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3241206 - IV invoice not possible with item category LF CPHD OR CBLI


Customer is creating a Delivery related invoice with billing type IV and receives the following error: "IV invoice not possible with item category LF CPHD or CBLI".



Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Create Billing Documents.
  2. Choose delivery type LF (with item category CBLI or CPHD) and select billing type IV.
  3. The following error occurs: "IV invoice not possible with item category LF CPHD or CBLI".


This scenario is currently not supported in S/4HANA Cloud. 


In Test Script of Scope Item 31Q is stated that for both new Sales KITs and Variants of Intercompany Invoices are not supported in S/4HANA Cloud system. 

Therefore we recommend to follow one of the below listed options:

Option 1: In case your request is critical for your Go Live, please reach out to your assigned Product Expert or Customer Engagement Executive who will gladly help coordinate your request.

Option 2: In case your request represents valuable feedback for the solution, but has no direct impact on your Go Live, SAP offers a recently launched opportunity for SAP S/4HANA Cloud customers to submit improvement requests. SAP Customer Influence enables you to submit improvement requests and to openly vote on them. The voting results help SAP understand the product enhancements and changes that customers are most interested in seeing in future releases.

To get started, see SAP Customer Influence for SAP S/4HANA Cloud Sales.

For more information, see SAP Note 2582556 (Request for new features in SAP S/4HANA Sales Cloud).

See Also

Sales Order Processing for Sales Kits (‏31Q‏)


CBLI, CPHD, IV, Sales Kit, 31Q, Intercompany, Delivery, Billing Document , KBA , SD-BIL-IV , Processing Billing Documents , Known Error


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