electronic data interchange


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electronic data interchange

(application, communications)
(EDI) The exchange of standardised document forms between computer systems for business use. EDI is part of electronic commerce.

EDI is most often used between different companies ("trading partners") and uses some variation of the ANSI X12 standard (USA) or EDIFACT (UN sponsored global standard).

[Electronic Commerce Dictionary].
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However, there are notable variations from electronic data interchange (EDI) that could raise audit issues.
The general mission of the Task Force is to coordinate efforts between the business community and tax administrators in analyzing and addressing the issues posed for tax administration by electronic data interchange and related business processes.
businesses are increasingly employing electronic data interchange (EDI)(1) technology in the conduct of commerce.
Benjamin Wright is a Dallas-based attorney and is the author of EDI and American Law: A Practical Guide, which was published by TTDC: Electronic Data Interchange Association.
The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) has selected BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina as the winner of its annual Leadership in Technology award.
Miller currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) representing X12, which focuses on improving the quality of healthcare through effective and efficient information exchange and management.
We have learned that electronic data interchange efficiencies will benefit any size portfolio.

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