ACSD-47004: VAT not applied to billing address without VAT ID

The ACSD-47004 patch fixes the issue where VAT is not applied to a billing address without a VAT ID. This patch is available when the Quality Patches Tool (QPT) 1.1.24 is installed. The patch ID is ACSD-47004. Please note that the issue is scheduled to be fixed in Adobe Commerce 2.4.6.

Affected products and versions

The patch is created for Adobe Commerce version:

  • Adobe Commerce (all deployment methods) 2.4.4

Compatible with Adobe Commerce versions:

  • Adobe Commerce (all deployment methods) 2.4.2 - 2.4.5-p1
NOTE

The patch might become applicable to other versions with new Quality Patches Tool releases. To check if the patch is compatible with your Adobe Commerce version, update the magento/quality-patches package to the latest version and check the compatibility on the QPT landing page. Use the patch ID as a search keyword to locate the patch.

Issue

VAT is not applied to a billing address without a VAT ID.

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Open the Commerce Admin > Store > Configuration > Customers > Customer Configuration > Create New Account Options and set the Enable Automatic Assignment to Customer Group to Yes.
  2. Set different groups for VAT ID validations. For example:
    VAT-ID-validations
  3. Register a new customer.
  4. Add a new default address without VAT. For example:
    123 N University Dr
    Edmond, 73034
    Germany
    T: 0900000000
    
  5. Verify that the customer’s group remains General.
  6. Edit this address and add a valid VAT number:
    123 N University Dr
    Edmond, 73034
    Germany
    T: 0900000000
    VAT: DE329376919
    
  7. Make sure that the customer’s group has changed to Retailer.
  8. Edit the address and remove the VAT number:
    123 N University Dr
    Edmond, 73034
    Germany
    T: 0900000000
    

Expected results:

The customer group is changed to the default General group automatically.

Actual results:

The customer group is not changed to the default General group automatically.

Apply the patch

To apply individual patches, use the following links depending on your deployment method:

To learn more about Quality Patches Tool, refer to:

For info about other patches available in QPT, refer to Patches available in QPT in the Quality Patches Tool guide.

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