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AccountNotNew

Summary

Only accounts in ‘New’ status may be activated.

Example

{
  "code": "AccountNotNew",
  "target": "Unknown",
  "details": [
    {
      "code": "AccountNotNew",
      "number": 168,
      "message": "The account is not new",
      "description": "Unable to activate account '-0-'.  The account is not new.",
      "faultCode": "Client",
      "helpLink": "http://developer.avalara.com/avatax/errors/AccountNotNew",
      "severity": "Error"
    }
  ]
}

Explanation

The ActivateAccount API is used to activate an account to begin working with AvaTax.

You may only call ActivateAccount on an account that is in New status. An account that is in a status other than New has already accepted terms and conditions.