Need to create invoices that are compliant to the German standard ZUGFeRD? pdfInvoice can help! pdfInvoice is an extension for iText 7, helping you to generate invoices that are universally readable by man and machine, written in Java or .NET. When using pdfInvoice in a closed source environment , you need to purchase an iText commercial license.


iText 7 pdfInvoice

pdfInvoice is an iText 7 add-on that helps you generate e-invoices (PDFs) that are compliant with the ZUGFeRD PDF standard, contain digital signatures and are universally readable by man and machine.


Why use iText 7 pdfInvoice?

Every small and medium business is already able to create invoices in the PDF format. With a tool such as iText, it's not difficult to comply with the PDF/A standard and to attach an XML attachment. Thanks to iText, even small and medium businesses can afford to create ZUGFeRD compliant invoices.

World-wide implementation of the ZUGFeRD standard could yield financial, technical and operational benefits across the entire economy, regardless of organization size or nationality.

Electronically exchange invoices at low cost

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Reduce invoicing cost. Optimize processing cost. For SMEs as well as big corporations.

Humans and machines can read invoices generated with pdfInvoice

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The PDFs visually look like regular invoices and are suitable for manual processing, while the embedded XML documents – based on the Cross Industry Invoice (CII) specification – can be processed automatically.

Key features

Core capabilities of iText 7 pdfInvoice

Fasten up the system interoperability of your electronic invoices.

ZUGFeRD compliant

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Bring the benefits of EDI for this who do not have it. Faster processing, reducuction of costs and human errors, ability to automate processes within your reach.

PDF/A compliant

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The PDFs that this add-on puts out are compliant with the PDF/A-3 archiving format, making them suitable for long-term preservation.

Satisfied Customers

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