Tax Configuration

Most of the tax-related processes happen in the Back-End of your website. ScandiPWA will display the taxes for products in cart and once the product is added there, as well as the taxes will be included in the order summary in checkout.

Below you can find the ScandiPWA behavior regarding each back-end tax management setting:

NOTE

ScandiPWA does not provide the functionality for estimated shipping and tax calculation in cart.

General Tax Settings:

FIELD

STATUS

DESCRIPTION

Tax Calculation Method Based On

SUPPORTED

Determines the method of tax calculation. Options:

  • Unit Price - The price of each product

  • Row Total - The total of the line item in the order, less discounts

  • Total - The order total

Tax Calculation Based On

SUPPORTED

Determines the way of tax calculation. Options:

  • Shipping Address - The address where the order is to be shipped

  • Billing Address - The billing address of the customer

  • Shipping Origin - The address that is specified as the point of origin for your store

Catalog Prices

SUPPORTED

Determines if the catalog prices entered from Magento Admin include tax. Options: "Excluding Tax" or "Including Tax".

Shipping Prices

SUPPORTED

Determines if the shipping amounts entered from Magento Admin or obtained from gateways include tax. Options: "Excluding Tax" or "Including Tax".

Apply Customer Tax

SUPPORTED

Determines whether tax is applied to the original or discounted price. Options: "Excluding Tax" or "Including Tax".

Apply Discount on Prices

SUPPORTED

Determines if discounts include or exclude tax. Options: "Excluding Tax" or "Including Tax".

Apply Tax On

SUPPORTED

Determined if the tax should always be calculated based on what you entered in the product price or should it calculate tax on a reduced special price for example.

Enable Cross-Border Trade

SUPPORTED

Determines whether you as a merchant will pay for the difference in tax rate or you’ll pass that cost along to the customer. Options:

  • Yes - Use consistent pricing across different tax rates. If the catalog price includes tax, choose this setting to fix the price regardless of the customer’s tax rate.

  • No - Vary the price by the tax rate.

Price Display Settings:

FIELD

STATUS

DESCRIPTION

Display Product Prices in Catalog

SUPPORTED

Determines how the product prices are displayed. Options:

  • Excluding Tax - Catalog prices that appear in the storefront do not include tax.

  • Including Tax - Catalog prices that appear in the storefront include tax.

NOTE! ScandiPWA does not yet support the Including and Excluding Tax setting (Catalog prices that appear in the storefront are displayed both with and without tax)

Track the progress - https://github.com/scandipwa/base-theme/issues/1508

Display Shipping Prices

SUPPORTED

Determines how the shipping prices are displayed. Options:

  • Excluding Tax

  • Including Tax

NOTE! ScandiPWA does not yet support the Including and Excluding Tax setting (shipping prices that appear in the storefront are displayed both with and without tax)

Track the progress - https://github.com/scandipwa/base-theme/issues/1508

Shopping Cart Display Settings:

FIELD

STATUS

DESCRIPTION

Display Prices

Always Excluding Tax

Determines how taxes and prices appear in the cart. Options:

  • Excluding Tax

  • Including Tax

  • Including and Excluding Tax

Track the progress - https://github.com/scandipwa/base-theme/issues/1509

Display Subtotal

Always Excluding Tax

Determines how taxes and prices appear in the cart. Options:

  • Excluding Tax

  • Including Tax

  • Including and Excluding Tax

Track the progress - https://github.com/scandipwa/base-theme/issues/1509

Display Shipping Amount

Always Excluding Tax

Determines how taxes and prices appear in the cart. Options:

  • Excluding Tax

  • Including Tax

  • Including and Excluding Tax

Track the progress - https://github.com/scandipwa/base-theme/issues/1509

Include Tax In Order Total

Always Set to yes

Determines if tax is included in the order total. When set to "Yes", additional fields with "Order Total Incl. Tax" and "Order Total Excl. Tax" are shown. Options: "Yes" or "No".

NOTE! In ScandiPWA, order total always includes taxes and the total without taxes is never displayed.

Track the progress - https://github.com/scandipwa/base-theme/issues/1509

Display Full Tax Summary

Always Set to No

Determines if the full tax summary with information about tax rates is displayed. Options: "Yes" or "No".

Track the progress - https://github.com/scandipwa/base-theme/issues/1509

Display Zero Tax Subtotal

Always Set to Yes

Determines if zero tax subtotal is displayed. If set yes it displays orders with zero tax. If it is No, does not display orders with zero tax. Options: "Yes" or "No".

Track the progress - https://github.com/scandipwa/base-theme/issues/1509

Orders, Invoices, Credit Memos Display Settings

ScandiPWA supports all the tax settings related to Orders, Invoices, Credit Memos out-of-the-box as the changes affect the Magento back-end only.