Companies in over 140 countries run their business on SAP Business ByDesign. Seidor has developed localizations for several countries based on TAX Basic and SAP Pre-Localized countries.
SAP Delivered Countries, Pre-localized country/region and last, SAP Light localized countries (TAX Basic) are the 3 levels of country localizations for SAP ByD.
Let’s review each of them in detail:
SAP Delivered Countries: these are countries where SAP provides a country version according to the international standards and local requirements.
SAP has a list of countries that are localized and fully maintained for SAP ByD. Some of these counties are: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Japan, Mexico, France, Germany, Netherlands, New Zealand, South Africa, UK, US, Denmark, Switzerland, Italy, India, Spain, Israel and more.
Pre-localized country/region: offers partial localization features and enables you to use SAP Business ByDesign in a consistent and integrated way to manage your business. The pre-localized countries/regions can be scoped in the business configuration, these countries/regions are labelled as Pre-Localized Country Version. It is an enhancement of the Tax Basic country version.
The content delivered differs for each country/region, but it is mainly in taxes, customer facing forms (not in local language) and sometimes country/region specifics. Among these pre-localized countries are: Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Kuwait, Romania, Malaysia, South Korea*, Norway, Finland, Latvia, Greece, UAE, Singapore, Sweden, Lithuania, Estonia, Hong Kong, Thailand and Poland.
Find the specific features delivered for the respective pre-localized category:
SAP Light localized countries (TAX Basic) for which SAP provides basic tax calculations in Sales and Purchasing. Around 120 countries are located under SAP Light localized countries (TAX Basic) for which SAP provides basic tax calculations in Sales and Purchasing.
On top of the SAP localizations for TAX Countries and for SAP Pre-Localized countries SAP expects that partners like Seidor contributes to customer growth by developing and offering Partner Add-Ons to provide a full localized version.
Seidor has developed localizations for several countries based on TAX Basic and SAP Pre-Localized countries like: Angola, Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Indonesia, Panama, Peru, Portugal, Trinidad & Tobago, and are working on more.