Field-by-Field - 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 describes each field of PCOUT.

Position

Field Name

Description

Comments

1-6

KEYWORD

Parameter name: PCOUT.

Required

8-10

Location to store Place Code

Location to store the 5-byte Place Code.

Note: Must define these fields or fields 12-14

Optional

12-14

Location to store Place Code Name

Output location of 40-byte Place Code Name.

Note: Must define these fields or fields 8-10.

Optional

16

Storage in no answer determinable

Indicates what to store if no answer:

Z   Zeroes in Place Code field, and blanks in Name field. (default)

B   Blanks in both Place Code and Name fields.

X   Do not store anything.

Optional

17

Class Code position digit

Reserved for the optional Class Code position digit.

Optional

18-20

Location to store 2-byte Class Code

Output location to store one of the following two-character codes to identify an incorporated or unincorporated Place:

C1 through C9   Incorporated places.

all other codes   Unincorporated places.

blank    Not found in the U.S. Department of Commerce FIPS 55 place code roster.

Optional

22-24

Location to store 1-byte incorporation flag

Identifies if a place code indicates an incorporated place or unincorporated place.

0   Unincorporated place.

1   Incorporated place.

blank   Not found in the U.S. Department of Commerce FIPS 55 place code roster.

Optional

26-28

Posting location for last annexed date

Location of the date. This date is in MM/YYYY format.

Optional

30-32

Posting location for last updated date

Location of date. This date is in MM/YYYY format.

Optional

34-36

Posting location for last verified date

Location of date. This date is in MM/YYYY format.

Optional

42-44

Location to post9-byte GeoTAX key

Location of the 9-byte GeoTAX key. (This key can be from PB Vertex or Sovos matching.)

Optional

46-48

Location to post1-byte GeoTAX Key match attempt return code

Location of 1-byte GeoTAX Key match attempt return code. The code consists of one of the following:

E   Exact match, using all 5 fields

P   Partial match, using 4 fields

A   Alternate match, using 3 fields

N   Record is default-coded based on valid state code

Blank   No matching GeoTAX record found

Optional

50

Minimum GeoTAX level required to post GeoTAX information

Indicates the minimum match level required to post GeoTAX information:

E   Exact match required

P   Partial match (or better) required

A   Alternate match (or better) required

N   Default match (or better) required

Space   Defaults to N

 

52

Default type matching

Indicates the fill form for default matching:

Z   Zero-filled

B   Blank

Space   Defaults to B

 

54

Return default match if unincorporated

Indicates what GeoTAX returns for an unincorporated place:

Y   Reduce GeoTAX match to default level if an unincorporated place is returned.

N   Do not alter GeoTAX key.

Space   Defaults to N.

 

56

GeoTAX key to return

Indicates the GeoTAX key to return:

T   Attempt to determine information associated with GeoTAX Sovos application.

V   Return the key using the Precisely Vertex file.

N   Do not attempt to determine information associated with GeoTAX application.

Note: Any other value is treated as N.

Blank is default

58-60

Location of GNIS code

Location to store the 9-byte GNIS code.

Optional