Solidus comes with a tax calculator that is used to calculate both sales tax
(United States-style taxes) and value-added tax (VAT):
. Typically, this
calculator should be the only tax calculator required by your store.
Using this calculator, all tax rates are represented as a decimal. So, a tax
rate of 5% should be represented as
Taxes can apply to line items, shipments, or an entire order.
The tax calculator uses its calculable – a
Spree::TaxRate – to calculate tax
For more comprehensive documentation about taxes in Solidus, see the Taxation documentation.
Solidus is an open source platform supported by the community. We encourage everyone using Solidus to contribute back to the documentation and the code.