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Taxes

Your business’ financials are affected by regulatory taxes and each organization has different country specific taxes to adhere to. You may have added Taxes in the Quick Setup section. You can edit or add further Taxes through the Settings section.


Sales Tax

Enabling Sales Tax

You can enable Sales Tax for your organization as early as while creating it. In the organization creation page, just check the box that says Is you business liable to collect sales tax?

Enable sales tax button

You can also enable Sales Tax for your organization, by following these steps:

Enable sales tax button

Insight: If you have enabled a Recurring invoice profile or connected your account to Stripe or done both, you will be prompted to enter a default Exemption Reason and Tax Authority.

Recurring profile exemption

Alternatively, you can skip the process of manually determining and associating sales tax rates to your transactions, by using the Avalara integration. Click here to know more about this option.

Disabling Sales Tax

To disable sales tax navigate to Settings > Taxes > select Disable Sales Tax, available on the top-right corner.

Insight: You can disable sales tax only if there are no transactions associated with sales tax.


Adding New Taxes

To create or add a new Tax, follow steps as below:

New tax

Insight: Compound Tax - In some countries you might have to collect more than one tax from your customers. It is for you to pay to your local province and another to the federal authority. In certain cases, the provincial tax is applied on the total that includes the item or invoice amount as well as the federal tax amount. Such taxes are called as Compound Taxes.


Editing Taxes

To edit an existing Tax follow steps as below:

Edit tax


Deleting Taxes

To delete an existing tax follow steps as below:

Delete tax


Adding a New Tax Group

It is customary in some countries to club some taxes under a common head. In such cases you will have to create Tax Group which will fullfill this regulatory requirement. To create a Tax Group follow steps as below:

Add Tax group


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