Magento Open Source, 1.9.x
EU Example Tax Configuration

The following example depicts a store based in France that sells > 100k Euros in France and > 100k Euros in Germany.

  • Tax calculations are managed at the website level.
  • Currency conversion and tax display options are controlled individually at the store view level, (Click the Use Website checkbox to override the default).
  • By setting the default tax country you can dynamically show the correct tax for the jurisdiction.
  • Fixed product tax is included for relevant goods as a product attribute.
  • It might be necessary to edit the catalog to ensure that it shows up in the correct category/website/store view.