Depending on the type of products you sell, taxes can be an integral part of your business. Unfortunately, sometimes finding a simple way to calculate them can be, well, taxing. This article will walk you through how Rebilly can automatically calculate taxes for you.
How to Use Taxes in Rebilly
Configure Your Organization
Your organization must have an address configured for taxes to work properly.
Configure Your Invoice
Each invoice must have a delivery address, if the invoice includes products with taxCategoryId set. More info on Products here.
Note that taxes will be calculated only after an invoice is issued. After the invoice is issued, taxes will be recalculated on every invoice change.
View Taxes in Invoices
Open any issued invoice with taxed products and you will see taxes applied:
Taxes will not be calculated if:
- Organization address has any of these fields empty: Country, Region (only for US, Canada, Australia), City, Postal Code.
- Customer’s delivery address has any of these fields empty: Country, Region (only for US, Canada, Australia), City, Postal Code.
- If Country is US and Region is different for Organization and Delivery Address.
Shipping amount will also be used for taxes calculation. More info on Shipping here.