PayPal Adaptive Payments Release Notes - Release 1.8.1

Important: Adaptive Payments is now a limited release product. It is restricted to select partners for approved use cases and should not be used for new integrations without guidance from PayPal.

This release note addresses the API operations within the PayPal Adaptive Payments WSDL.

The Adaptive Payment APIs include:

  • Single Payments
  • Parallel Payments
  • Chained Payments
  • Guest Payments
  • Embedded Payments
  • Preapprovals
  • Refunds

These products use this API:

  • Adaptive Payments

Affected products

This release affects these products:

  • Adaptive Payments

Adaptive Payments

For a current list of PayPal product and API issues, as well as upcoming maintenance events, go to PayPal Status.

Changed calls

  • Pay API
  • PaymentDetails API

Schema changes

Note: The following schema changes are available for Brazil only.

Name Part of schema Type of change
SenderIdentifier.taxIdDetails Complex type New
taxIDetails.taxID Element New
taxIDetails.taxIDType Element New

New features

New Brazil tax ID fields

taxID and taxIDType fields have been added as part of the taxIDDetails type within SenderIdentifier to support Brazil tax IDs.

Changed functionality

New bank-managed withdrawal payment type

This value is now allowed for the paymentType field as part of the Pay API: