How do I add a deposit to a transaction??

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    Asked on March 21, 2018 at 02:08 PM

    We are using jotforms to create an order form for a limited release of a bottled item. Ideally a bottle deposit for the number of bottles ordered (1 bottle or 2 bottles are the options, we need to charge a 0.15 cent deposit per bottle) would appear after sub-total and the tax, and would then be added in to the total (so people would not have to pay tax on their bottle deposit). Is this possible?

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    Answered on March 21, 2018 at 03:23 PM

    Unfortunately its not possible to add this on you payment field, however we have a workaround we can use.

    Since the Payment field does not allow any additional deduction apart form tax and Shipping, we will use shipping as a workaround to achieving this. Shipping is not taxed and only challenge with shipping is the cost can not be calculated ans a % but rather as an amount value.

    I have created a sample form where I have manually calculated shipping cost as 0.15% of $25.00 and this total is added to the net cost of item.

    Kindly feel free to clone and use the form.