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    Taxes are NOT calculating properly

    Asked by TheLifestyleBroker on August 19, 2014 at 08:57 AM

    The accommodations tax of 11% is NOT calculating properly on my forms. 

    Example on a recent submission:

    Rent amount $1,330

    Tax 11%

    Should be $146.30

    Tax was calculated at $37.95

     

    THIS IS A HUGE PROBLEM. And I have suspected it on my other forms also. Here are the forms that need to be inspected.

    https://secure.jotformpro.com/TheLifestyleBroker/Villa2014wkends

    https://secure.jotformpro.com/TheLifestyleBroker/Monty2014wkends

    https://secure.jotformpro.com/TheLifestyleBroker/Avanti2014wkends

     

    Page URL:
    https://secure.jotformpro.com/TheLifestyleBroker/Villa2014wkends

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Welvin on August 19, 2014 at 11:25 AM

    Hi,

    The tax calculation was correct. Here's the proof based on your form settings:

     

    Since "$1,330 - Peak: 2 Weeks"  from the "________ PEAK - RENT 1-3 WEEKS – PEAK ________  " category is exempted from the tax calculation. Only both $250 USD and $95 USD are calculated. So, 250 + 95 = 345 x 0.11 = 37.95.

    So far, tax calculation to all the forms are correct. Just one thing to note, you have some exceptions:

    If you don't want to exempt every item from the tax calculation, uncheck the items.

    Thank you!