Re: [Emerald] Texas Sales Tax

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Thu, 17 Jun 1999 22:11:02 -0700

"Ronnie D. Franklin" wrote:
> On October 1, 1999 a new Texas law goes into effect.. which will confuse
> everyone in Texas.. and I am looking for a way to handle it with Emerald...
> The law exempts the first $25.00 of a Internet Access fee and all is well
> with single channel accounts... i.e.. $19.95 per month is not taxable...
> However with ISDN accounts, which are $39.90 per month, only $14.95 of the
> monthly fee is taxable....
> So.. one of two things... either Emerald needs to be expanded to handle
> this, or I have to come up with some creative way to handle it....
> Any suggestions????
> Dale, How about including some way to handle it...

Aren't taxes fun? :)

The only way I can think of handling this in a future version of
Emerald would be to allow defining a floor and ceiling on the taxes.
The floor would be useful in your case. I don't know how to handle
that in the current version.


Dale E. Reed Jr. Emerald and RadiusNT__________________________________________IEA Software, Inc.