Easily Calculate Postage and Taxes

With PayPal, you can quickly set up your account to automatically calculate and charge postage costs, sales tax, or value-added tax.

It's fast.

Just go to the My Account tab and fill out the forms on the Postage Calculation or VAT pages.

It's flexible.

Choose to charge a flat postage cost or a percentage of the total purchase. For VAT, automatically adjust for country or state.

It's customisable.

Control every postage charge. It's easy to set a special postage rate or override your tax default setting for any item.

It's easy.

Here's how it works:

To view and/or modify your sales tax and postage charges:
  1. Log in to your PayPal account.
  2. Click the Profile subtab of the My Account tab.
  3. Click the Sales Tax or the Postage Calculation link in the Selling Preferences column.

Get more information.

For more details on calculating postage and taxes - as well as information on all of PayPal's tools - download our Website Payments Standard Integration Guide today.

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