VAT/GST/Sales Tax on Digital Goods - Adding your VAT/GST Number during Checkout or Requesting a Tax Refund
- 27 June 2019 10:43 AM
Digital VAT/GST or Sales Tax on digital services has been introduced in more than 40 countries around the world. In some countries it is applied to both private individuals (B2C) as well as customers registered as businesses/legal entities (B2B).
All prices listed on our site are in US Dollars and exclude any applicable VAT/GST which will be added during the checkout process.
For customers in the countries or US States listed on this page, FastSpring will charge VAT/GST on digital goods during the checkout process. For all new one-off transactions and new subscriptions, our order process is conducted by our online reseller Bright Market, LLC dba FastSpring. FastSpring is the Merchant of Record for all our orders and are responsible for issuing the VAT/GST invoices which you may require for tax purposes.
US Sales Tax ExemptionIf a US customer is buying on behalf of an organization that is exempt
from paying state and local sales taxes, FastSpring can refund the
sales tax after the purchase has been completed. At this time, there is
no way to prevent the sales tax from being collected on the order
Customers can email a copy of their tax exemption certificate or other supporting paperwork issued by the state government to [email protected] along with their order reference / order ID, and our support team will refund the sales tax back to the original payment account.