config-sales-tax-calculation-settings

Step 2: Complete the Calculation Settings

1. Click to expand the Calculation Settings section. Then, do the following: a. In the Tax Calculation Method Based On field, select whether the tax is based on the price of each unit, or on the “row total” (that is, the total for a line item in the order, accounting for any discounts). b. In the Tax Calculation Based On …

tax-classes

Step 1: Set Up Tax Classes

1. On the Admin menu, select System > Configuration. Then in the panel on the left under Sales, select Tax. 2. If you have multiple websites, set Current Configuration Scope to the website where the tax configuration applies. 3. Click to expand the Tax Classes section. 4. Set Tax Class for Shipping to the appropriate class. The default classes are: …

config-sales-tax

General Tax Settings

The following instructions take you through the basic tax setup for your store. Before setting up your taxes, make sure that you are familiar with the tax requirements of your locale. Then, you can complete the tax configuration as needed for your store. Admin permissions can be set to restrict access to tax resources, based on the business “need to …

manage_taxes_magento

Managing Taxes

Magento provides a variety of options to help you meet the tax requirements for your locale. Magento also supports the calculation of Value-Added Tax (VAT) for business-to-business transactions in the European Union. Admin permissions can be set to restrict access to tax resources, based on the business “need to know.” Tax classes are used to define “tax rules.” Tax rules …