Create taxGroups

Important: Currently all requests to API v2.0 must append $schemaversion=2.0 to the request URL to work properly. This is to uptake the new improved $metadata model avaliable from Business Central 17. An update will be applied shortly to apply the schemaversion automatically to API v2.0. For all other APIs $schemaversion=1.0 will be the default, unless specified in the request URL with $schemaversion=2.0. A solution is being worked on, where the schemaversion will be defined in the extension.

Create a tax groups object in Dynamics 365 Business Central.

HTTP request

Replace the URL prefix for Dynamics 365 Business Central depending on environment following the guideline.

POST businesscentralPrefix/companies({id})/taxGroups

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of a taxGroups object.


If successful, this method returns 201 Created response code and a taxGroups object in the response body.



Here is an example of a request.

POST https://{businesscentralPrefix}/api/v1.0/companies({id})/taxGroups
Content-type: application/json

  "code": "FURNITURE",
  "displayName": "Taxable Olympic Furniture"  


Here is an example of the response.


The response object shown here may be truncated for brevity. All of the properties will be returned from an actual call.

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Content-type: application/json

    "id": "9f196a90-44e3-ea11-bb43-000d3a2feca1",
    "code": "FURNITURE",
    "displayName": "Taxable Olympic Furniture",
    "taxType": "Sales Tax",
    "lastModifiedDateTime": "2020-08-21T00:24:26Z"

See also

Tips for working with the APIs
Get taxgroup
Delete taxgroup
Update taxgroup