Function Call Summary - GeoTAX_Premium - 7 - 7.7

GeoTAX Premium for Windows, UNIX/Linux, and z/OS

Product type
Software
Portfolio
Verify
Product family
Geo Addressing
Product
GeoTAX Premium
Version
7.7
Language
English
Product name
GeoTAX Premium
Title
GeoTAX Premium for Windows, UNIX/Linux, and z/OS
Copyright
2023
First publish date
1998
ft:lastEdition
2023-10-19
ft:lastPublication
2023-10-19T16:49:54.924301

The following table summarizes the GeoTAX function calls.

Function Call

Syntax

Description

GetGeoDistance

GetGeoDistance (&stLatLongIn, szDistance, lFixedString)

Calculates the distance between 2 latitude and/or longitude input coordinates.

GetGTXCensusBlockGrp

GetGTXCensusBlockGrp (&stGTXAddr, &cGeoBlock, lFixedString)

Returns a 1-character census block group code.

GetGTXCensusTract

GetGTXCensusTract (&stGTXAddr, szTract, lFixedString)

Returns a 6-character Census Tract code.

GetGTXCountyFIPS

GetGTXCountyFIPS (&stGTXAddr, szFIPSCounty, lFixedString)

Returns the 3-character Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) county code.

GetGTXCountyName

GetGTXCountyName (&stGTXAddr, szGTXCountyName, lFixedString)

Returns the 20-character (maximum) county name.

GetGTXDBInfo

GetGTXDBInfo(&stGTXDBInfo, lFixedString)

Returns the vintage of the database as well as expiration information.

GetGTXDBVer

GetGTXDBVer (szDBVer, lFixedString)

Returns the 20-character database version string.

GetGTXKey

GetGTXKey (&stGTXAddr, szGTXKey, lFixedString)

Returns a 9-byte code identifying the corresponding taxing jurisdiction for the input address.

GetGTXLatitude

GetGTXLatitude (&stGTXAddr, szLatitude, &cLatDir, lFixedString)

Returns a latitude and North/South position.

GetGTXLatLong

GetGTXLatLong (&stGTXAddr, &stLatLongOut, lFixedString)

Returns the complete latitude/longitude position.

GetGTXLongitude

GetGTXLongitude (&stGTXAddr, szLongitude, &cLongDir, lFixedString)

Returns a longitude and East/West position.

GetGTXMCD

GetGTXMCD (&stGTXAddr, szMCD, lFixedString)

Returns a 5-character Minority Civil Division/Census County Division (MCD/CCD). MCDs are primary divisions of counties established under state law. CCDs are the equivalent of MCDs but are established by the Census Bureau.

GetGTXMCDName

GetGTXMCDName (&stGTXAddr, szMCDName, lFixedString)

Returns a 40-character Minority Civil Division/Census County Division (MCD/CCD). MCDs are primary divisions of counties established under state law. CCDs are the equivalent of MCDs but are established by the Census Bureau.

GetGTXPlaceCode

GetGTXPlaceCode (&stGTXAddr, szGeoPlaceCode, lFixedString)

Returns the 5-character incorporated place code. Place codes are legal entities such as cities, towns, villages, and so on.

GetGTXPlaceName

GetGTXPlaceName (&stGTXAddr, szGeoPlaceName, lFixedString)

Returns the 40-character (maximum) place name.

GetGTXState

GetGTXState (&stGTXAddr, szGeoState, lFixedString)

Returns the 2-character state abbreviation.

GetGTXStateFIPS

GetGTXStateFIPS (&stGTXAddr, szFIPSState, lFixedString)

Returns a 2-digit Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) state code

GetGTXSWVer

GetGTXSWVer (szSWVersion, lFixedString)

Returns the version number and modification level of the GeoTAX software.

GTXMatchAddress

GTXMatchAddress (&stGTXIn, stGTXOut, lFixedString)

Matches an input address to the GeoTAX database using the street matcher. It returns matching latitude/longitude coordinates as well as other geocoding data from the system.

GTXTWLookup

GTXTWLookup (&stTWIn, &stTWOut, lFixedString)

Performs a match to Sovos by returning a nine-byte key for every input address. The nine-byte key consists of Sovos state code (2 bytes), ZIP Code (5 bytes), and Sovos geocode (2 bytes)

GTXMatchLatLong

GTXMatchLatLong(&stLatLongMatchIn, stGTXOut, lFixedString)

Takes an input latitude/longitude, matches it to the GeoTAX database and returns information obtained about the location.