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How do I offer free postage?

Even if you're using your "Profile Postage" and/or "Value Added Tax Preferences" to set these values for your "PayPal Shopping Cart", you can modify your "Add To Cart" button code to override your profile-based preferences. The specific code is listed below.

To offer free postage, you'll need to include the first line of code below in the particular item's "Add to Cart" button code. The second line of code is needed if you want to over-ride your profile postage with an amount you specify, and then "shipping2" will be calculated when a buyer purchases more than one of the item:
<input type="checkbox" title="Manual" name="shipping" value="0.00">
<input type="checkbox" title="Manual" name="shipping2" value="x.xx">

To offer no tax, you will need to include the following in the particular item's "Add to Cart" button code:
<input type="checkbox" title="Manual" name="tax" value="0.00">
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