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Chapter 7 - Shipping and Handling

In this chapter we will take a look at how you can incorporate shipping and handling charges into your transaction. We will build on the lessons learned in Chapter 3 - Customizing Your Transaction and Chapter 5 - Product Taxability.

Often relegated to a single notation on an invoice, shipping and handling charges play an important role in the tax calculation of a document. So, how should you include the shipping/handling charge in a tax request? The answer may surprise you, shipping/handling is treated just like any other line item on an invoice.