Vertex O Series Upgrade

Customer using Infor LN host system integrated with Vertex O Series 6.0 needed the Vertex system to be upgraded to O Series 9.0. The integration between Infor and O Series did not support O Series 9.0. Customer desired the upgrade to be performed remotely, using existing hardware, and including a solution enabling the current ERP system to work with the latest version of the Vertex software. MKS Tax upgraded O Series 6.0 to version 9.0 with no need for any new hardware, and implemented MKS-developed solution to enable older integrations with O Series 9.0.

Dynamics AX 2009 – Migration to Vertex Cloud

Customer implemented  Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 with a third-party integration to Vertex Sales Tax O Series 6.0. Upon migrating to Vertex Cloud, the non-MKS Tax integration failed. Furthermore, support for the integration was no longer available. MKS Tax provided a solution that allowed customer’s current ERP system as is to work with Vertex Cloud.

QAD EE with Vertex O Series on-demand

Customer implemented hosted QAD EE 2012 system. To automate US and Canadian indirect tax calculation and taxability management, customer needed their hosted instance of QAD to work with Vertex O Series on-demand. MKS Tax implemented QAD system with O Series in two weeks time.

Dynamics AX 2012 – Implementation with Vertex O Series VAT

Global corporation using Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 had a need to automate sales tax calculation in the United States, and VAT in Europe, Africa and Middle East. MKS Tax reviewed business requirements for each country and each tax type, and implemented its AX2O integration between Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 and Vertex O Series Sales Tax and VAT.

MKS Tax supports the full spectrum of VAT compliance, including the following concepts:

  • Reporting
  • Partial Input VAT recoverability
  • Cash-based VAT accounting
  • Currency conversion
  • Consolidated invoicing
  • VAT withholding
  • Electronic invoice records submission

SAP implementation with Vertex O Series

Customer was replacing their custom RPG-based host system with a global deployment of SAP. Customer needed a prompt installation and implementation of Vertex O-Series in order not to adversely impact SAP implementation schedule. Working with SAP implementation team that was not familiar with US sales tax, MKS Tax installed, and implemented Vertex O Series 7.0, which we’ve upgraded to O Series 8.0 as it became available before go-live. Customer was able to start using SAP with Vertex as planned.

JDE World – Implementation with Vertex Cloud

Customer using Oracle JD Edwards World on IBM iSeries platform needed a modern, cloud-based sales tax solution that would not require an upgrade of their ERP system. Requirements included:

  • High-volume throughput
  • No changes to the source code of their legacy JDE system
  • Support for ZIP+4 accuracy nation-wide
  • Secured communication with the tax engine
  • Post go-live support

MKS Tax provided an integration between JDE World and Vertex Cloud system, implemented all aspects of the solution with both the Tax department and the IT department, and delivered on all customer’s requirements.