Business Central 2023 Key Investment Areas

What’s Coming in 2023 for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

Update: The 2023 release wave 1 plan is now available. You can learn more about it by checking out our recent article on the ERP Software Blog.

Microsoft recently announced the key investment areas for Dynamics 365 Business Central 2023 release wave 1, and we’d like to share them with you. While 2022 release wave 2 updates will continue rolling out through March 2023, here’s a sneak peek at what’s coming next. 

Seamless Service Operation

  • Performance and stability
  • Resource governance

Continued Fundamentals Investments

  • Security
  • Privacy
  • Compliance

Geographic Expansion

  • 20+ countries


  • Modern tooltips
  • Discover payroll apps
  • Partner IP initiated trials

User Experiences

  • More options for field and actions customization
  • Efficient keyboard navigation
  • Improved error dialogs


Power Platform

  • Approval experience with Power Automate
  • Support for dynamic company and environment variables
  • Power apps samples and templates
  • Business events

Finance and Supply Chain Enhancements

  • Non-partly-deductible VAT
  • Different G/L accounts for payables and receivables
  • Intercompany improvements
  • Extensibility of Shopify connector
  • Handling of Shopify returns


  • Adaptive card improvements
  • Improved Microsoft 365 user management

Developer Tools

  • Productive with AL explorer, debugger, code analyzer
  • AL-Go improvements


  • PTE management in admin center
  • Environment management (cross-version PIT restore, moving across tenants)
  • Cloud migration improvements
  • Communication and telemetry

For more information on Dynamics 365 Business Central and to keep up with current updates, please reach out to our team. We look forward to talking with you and helping your organization stay on top of the latest release changes to keep your system running as smoothly as possible.