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December 11, 2017 | Patty Hair

Using QuickBooks Online API for automated sales tax

As of November 10, 2017, all new US QuickBooks Online companies manage sales tax calculations via an automated sales tax (AST) engine. Sales tax is computed automatically on the sales transaction based upon the shipping address and the location of the company rather assigning sales tax manually. Read more about….. Read more

October 31, 2017 | Jimmy Wong

OAuth 2.0 Integration Tips: Be Careful When Entering Your Redirect URI

Hey Devs, As a follow up to my most recent article, OAuth 2.0 Support in the QuickBooks NodeJS SDK Explained, I thought I would highlight a couple of odd errors I ran into, which caused me to spin cycles trying to figure out what went wrong. It turned out that both were caused by a really simple mistake that a lot of folks would normally overlook. In the endeavor to save you guys time, I'd like to point it out to you... Read more

September 21, 2017 | Jimmy Wong

NodeJS: Interactive Debugging QuickBooks Online

Hey Devs, If any of you have spent significant time in software development, you'll know that the best way to know what’s going on with code is to make use of a line by line debugger. A line by line debugger allows you to pause code execution in your application in order to:.. Read more

September 7, 2017 | Jimmy Wong

A deep dive into the PHP SDK and Recent Updates

Hey Devs, Intuit Software Engineer, Hao Lu, recently gave a complete demo of the PHP SDK. I highly recommend that you check it out if you are interested in developing an app integration with QuickBooks Online and are a PHP developer—watch it here. In addition to the video, some of the most recent major changes for the PHP SDK are highlighted below... Read more

July 27, 2017 | Jimmy Wong

What are Batch Operations and Why They are Important to You

Hey Devs, Did you know that QuickBooks Online has batch operations? Instead of sending requests to the QuickBooks API one at a time, requiring you to make a request and then wait for a response, Batch operations provides a way to perform batches of operations on multiple services. For example, in a single batch request an application can create a customer, update an invoice, and read an account... Read more

June 21, 2017 | Priya Vijayakumar

Intuit is updating its OpenID IP addresses

Apps use IP whitelisting to ensure that they are communicating with Intuit securely. If your app uses IP whitelisting please note that the Intuit OpenID IP addresses are changing soon and you would need to update your systems to add the new IP addresses... Read more

June 21, 2017 | Nimisha Shrivastava

Reimburse charge support with QuickBooks Online API

We have had requests from multiple developers to expose details of ReimburseCharge (also known as Expense Charge or Billable Expense) linked transactions for Invoice objects. Our teams worked diligently on understanding the underlying data requirements and have provided read support for all details related to ReimburseCharge for Invoice objects starting with minorversion=9 or greater... Read more