How to Manage Tax Rules in PrestaShop

By on December 13th, 2016

eCommerce is a growing field. Many eCommerce stores start with a small inventory and they end up being an international brand. But, with the growth of your store, you also have to take care of the tax rules in different countries. For example, right now you are doing business in the USA and you want to expand to India or Canada.

You can’t just start selling in a different country. You also have to set up tax rules according to the country you are expanding in. Every eCommerce platform will allow you to manage tax rules. If you are using Prestashop, it is easier to manage and apply tax rules according to the location of your customer.

In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to manage tax rules in Prestashop. I have attached screenshots with each and every step of the process to make it easier. So, Let’s get started with the tutorial.

Manage Tax Rules in Prestashop

First of all, log in to the admin panel of your Prestashop store and click on the Localization -> Tax Rules option from the left sidebar.


On this page, you will see a list of all the tax rules available in your store. You can search, edit and delete tax rules directly from this page. To create a new tax rule, click on the Add new tax rules group button.


Now, Enter the Name of the tax rule and select if you want to enable or disable a tax rule. Finally, click on the Save and Stay button given at the bottom of the form.


Now, you will be able to see your new tax rule in the Localization -> Tax Rules section of your store.


To update your tax rule, click on the Edit button corresponding to the tax rule you want to update. Then, you can select from multiple actions according to your choice.


So, this is how you can manage tax rules in Prestashop. This is a very important feature if you want to expand your services in different locations. If you have any questions regarding tax rules, please let us know in the comment section given below.

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