VAT Monitoring System (VMS)
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
1. What is an EFD?
EFD is an electronic fiscal device system comprising of a Point of Sale system (POS) and Sales Data Controller (SDC) that is connected and produces fiscal invoices. It includes a secure element that transmits the fiscal data to the Fiji Revenue and Customs Service (Revenue and Customs) system. The architecture for this system is reflected in the following diagram.
There are two options:
Option 1 – The POS is connected with an external device (E-SDC) and linked to the Revenue and Customs system.
Option 2 – The POS is connected with a virtual SDC (no external device required) and linked to the Revenue and Customs system.