EU Tax set up

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  Setting up your EU tax


Using this feature you can:

  • Set up your EU tax

To set up your EU tax, do the following:

  1. Login to your WebStore Manager.
  2. Go to Shipping & Taxes > Tax Setup.
  3. Follow the guide below.

Note: It is your responsibility to contact local tax authorities or a certified tax advisor to ensure that you are charging the correct tax.

EU VAT

  • Different types of VAT rates can be applied to certain goods and services
  • The VAT rate varies from country to country
  • For customers in your own country, your local VAT rate is charged
  • For customers in other EU countries, the rate is determined by whether you exceed the registration threshold.
  • The threshold is a fixed amount of money in that country's currency
  • When your sales exceed the threshold amount, or if you have a significant business presence in that country,  your business is required to register for local taxes
  • These thresholds limitations vary from country to country.
  • If you do not exceed the threshold you will be charged your local VAT rate.

Vat number

  • The VAT number is used to charge VAT to your customers in the EU
  • Your value-added tax identification number serves to identify you and your business when you register for VAT
  • Every EU country issues its own national VAT number

Note: Please contact local tax authorities to setup your VAT.

Tax rates

  • Certain items will have different rates depending on the type of product and the country you are selling in. For example, in Ireland, children's clothes and shoes are subject to a VAT rate of 0
  • Some items are tax-exempt such as gift cards

Learn more at:  EU VAT rates

Sales tax

Warning: The sales tax must be implemented before you can assign an item tax.

  1. Select the Add New Sales Tax +.
  2. Enter the name and rate.
  3. Click Save.
  4. You can edit or delete by using the icons under Actions.

                 

Items tax

  1. Select the Add New Item Tax +.
  2. Enter the name, the parent sales tax, and the country the tax applies to.
  3. Click Save.

Contact us

If you have any problems with this feature, contact our support team by opening a ticket.