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3384373 - VAT upload to Elster fails due to year configuration


While using SAP Netweaver Process Orchestration, you are attempting to upload the VAT return files to Elster but experience the following error:

"Text = element registration controls attribute version: valid notation: yyyy. The year yyyy must match the year in the tax case section."

You have not performed any technical change to your ELSTER system since the previous year.



  • SAP Netweaver 7.50
  • SAP Process orchestration
  • SAP Process Integration 7.50


SAP NetWeaver all versions


ELSTER, RFUMSV00, FOTV, advance return for tax on sales/purchases, Germany, UVA, UStVA 2023, S_ALR_87012357, XI 7.0, PI, BC 4.8.1, Business Connector, CPI , KBA , BC-XI-CON-ELS , HR/FI Elster Module for PI , Problem

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