Businesses

The Business Info Object

This section applies to the Business info endpoint. You can retrieve a business' details such as their address, phone number, and business registration. See Business Info endpoint for more details.

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The business information is information that is held in the accounting service provider about a business.

Field

Type

Description

businessName

string

Name of the connected business.

legalName

string

Registered legal name of the connected business.

mailingAddress

Reference Types

The business mailing address.

legalAddress

Reference Types

The business legal address.

businessEmail

string

The primary email of the connected business.

businessType

string

The type of the connected business (e.g. LLC).

website

string

The business official website.

primaryPhoneNumber

string

The primary phone number of the connected business.

fiscalYearEndDay

number

The end date of the financial year for the business.

fiscalYearEndMonth

number

The end date of the financial year for the business.

industryType

string

The industry type of the connected business (e.g. Financial).

industryCode

string

The industry code of the connected business a.ka NAIC/SIC code (e.g. 523).

baseCurrency

string

A three letter string representing the ISO-4217 code for the base currency of the connected business. See Currency

accountingMethod

string

The default accounting method for a connected business: cash or accrual.

firstRecordDate

string
See Date

The first transaction date in the service provider. See Connections

businessRegistrationNumber

string

Registration number given to the connected business by authority in the country of origin. In Canada this is Corporations Canada.

businessShortCode

string

A unique identifier for the business. Used in a number of potential use cases such as deep linking. Applicable to Xero only.

currencyRefs

array

An array of supported currencies by the business.

locationRefs

array

An array of operating locations or branches for the business.

subsidiaryRefs

array

An array of subsidiaries for the business.

Supported Currencies

FieldTypeDescription
idstringIdentifier for the currency, unique to the business in the accounting service provider. Can be the same as symbol for certain service providers.
isActivebooleanIndicates it the currency is being used by the business.
isBaseCurrencybooleanIndicates if this is the base currency used by the business.
symbolstringA three letter string representing the ISO-4217 code for the currency. See Currency.
namestringFull name of the currency.

Locations

FieldTypeDescription
idstringIdentifier for the location, unique to the business in the accounting service provider.
namestringFull name of the business location.
addressReference TypesThe business location mailing address.
parentRefobjectReference to the parent location id and name.

Subsidiaries

FieldTypeDescription
idstringIdentifier for the subsidiary, unique to the business in the accounting service provider.
namestringFull name of the business subsidiary.
parentRefobjectReference to the parent subsidiary id and name.
currenciesarrayAn array of supported currency IDs.
locationsarrayAn array of supported location IDs.