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 Author: Admin_Jaclyn View Messages Posted By Admin_Jaclyn
 Posted: Dec 15, 2017 20:39
 Subject: 12/15/17 Site Update/Release Notes
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Admin_Jaclyn

Location:  USA, California
Member Since Contact Type Status
Sep 3, 2014 Contact Member Admin
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BrickLink Administrator
12/15/17 Site Update
=====================

Bug Fixes:

-Items upload to Default Wanted List even if a different list is selected

Site Improvements:

-New "Purchase Confirmation" message template for instant checkout orders
-US sales tax setting added to the store management page (see below for info)
-Sales tax column added to Orders Placed/Orders Received pages for US users
-Wanted list ID column added to wanted list upload page for xml uploads
-Super admins can now send an email blast to all users who have bought from a
confirmed scammer to let them know how to cancel & get a refund.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

*NEW* US Sales Tax Handling

The sales tax setting is optional.

-US Sellers now have a sales tax option in their store setting. Tax rates can
be entered for multiple states, zip codes, and zip code ranges (e.g. 92602-92603).

-Zip code rate will be used if one has been entered for the buyer's shipping
destination. The state tax rate will be used if there is no zip code rate entered
for the shipping destination.

-The tax field will be automatically displayed on the order summary. This field
is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-The tax column will be displayed on the Orders Placed and Orders Received page.
This field is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-For automated methods, logged-in buyers will see the order total--including
tax--in their shopping cart and when they are checking out.

-For manual methods, buyers will only see the order total & estimated fees (including
tax) at checkout if you have enabled the option to show estimated fees.

You can enter sales tax rates on the store management page: https://www.bricklink.com/v2/mystore/management.page

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able to click the login button or not being able to add items to your shopping
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Upcoming bug fixes, site improvements, and new features can be found on the Roadmap
page: https://www.bricklink.com/help.asp?helpID=2453

Thanks and have a wonderful day!

- Jaclyn
BrickLink Customer Support
 Author: chetzler View Messages Posted By chetzler
 Posted: Dec 15, 2017 21:24
 Subject: Re: 12/15/17 Site Update/Release Notes
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chetzler (1122)

Location:  USA, Minnesota
Member Since Contact Type Status
Feb 12, 2005 Contact Member Seller
Buying Privileges - OKSelling Privileges - OK
Store: Lost Boys' Brick Shop
Thank you for finally addressing the US sales tax problem, I'll actually
start looking into IC now.

I do like that I can enter a range or a single zip code. One recommendation
on the zip code setup: could we also have an additional field where we could
record the city those zip codes cover, just for our own informational purposes?
For example, Omaha covers a range of zip codes but there are also other cities
within that zip code range. Here is actual zip code data:

68101-68112 Omaha
68113 Offut AFB
68114-68122 Omaha
68123 Bellevue
68124 Omaha
68127 Omaha
68128 La Vista
68130-68132 Omaha
...

It's pretty mixed up! Having a name attached to each range will make the
records easier to update when rates change.
 Author: Admin_Jaclyn View Messages Posted By Admin_Jaclyn
 Posted: Dec 15, 2017 22:06
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Location:  USA, California
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Hi Chetzler,

Thanks for the great suggestion! I'll definitely talk to the team about adding
a note field to go along with zip codes and zip code ranges for sales tax.

Have a great night!

- Jaclyn
BL Customer Support


In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  Thank you for finally addressing the US sales tax problem, I'll actually
start looking into IC now.

I do like that I can enter a range or a single zip code. One recommendation
on the zip code setup: could we also have an additional field where we could
record the city those zip codes cover, just for our own informational purposes?
For example, Omaha covers a range of zip codes but there are also other cities
within that zip code range. Here is actual zip code data:

68101-68112 Omaha
68113 Offut AFB
68114-68122 Omaha
68123 Bellevue
68124 Omaha
68127 Omaha
68128 La Vista
68130-68132 Omaha
...

It's pretty mixed up! Having a name attached to each range will make the
records easier to update when rates change.
 Author: axaday View Messages Posted By axaday
 Posted: Dec 15, 2017 22:14
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axaday (3211)

Location:  USA, Oklahoma
Member Since Contact Type Status
Jun 28, 2005 Contact Member Seller
Buying Privileges - OKSelling Privileges - OK
Store: Axaday
Is it possible or can it become possible to block sales within my state and make
sales tax irrelevant?

In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  Hi Chetzler,

Thanks for the great suggestion! I'll definitely talk to the team about adding
a note field to go along with zip codes and zip code ranges for sales tax.

Have a great night!

- Jaclyn
BL Customer Support


In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  Thank you for finally addressing the US sales tax problem, I'll actually
start looking into IC now.

I do like that I can enter a range or a single zip code. One recommendation
on the zip code setup: could we also have an additional field where we could
record the city those zip codes cover, just for our own informational purposes?
For example, Omaha covers a range of zip codes but there are also other cities
within that zip code range. Here is actual zip code data:

68101-68112 Omaha
68113 Offut AFB
68114-68122 Omaha
68123 Bellevue
68124 Omaha
68127 Omaha
68128 La Vista
68130-68132 Omaha
...

It's pretty mixed up! Having a name attached to each range will make the
records easier to update when rates change.
 Author: chetzler View Messages Posted By chetzler
 Posted: Dec 15, 2017 23:21
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chetzler (1122)

Location:  USA, Minnesota
Member Since Contact Type Status
Feb 12, 2005 Contact Member Seller
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Store: Lost Boys' Brick Shop
?

You don't want to sell to people in your own state?

The sales tax by zip code is optional. If you don't want to charge sales
tax, you just don't create a zip code/tax tables.

In Administrative, axaday writes:
  Is it possible or can it become possible to block sales within my state and make
sales tax irrelevant?

In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  Hi Chetzler,

Thanks for the great suggestion! I'll definitely talk to the team about adding
a note field to go along with zip codes and zip code ranges for sales tax.

Have a great night!

- Jaclyn
BL Customer Support


In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  Thank you for finally addressing the US sales tax problem, I'll actually
start looking into IC now.

I do like that I can enter a range or a single zip code. One recommendation
on the zip code setup: could we also have an additional field where we could
record the city those zip codes cover, just for our own informational purposes?
For example, Omaha covers a range of zip codes but there are also other cities
within that zip code range. Here is actual zip code data:

68101-68112 Omaha
68113 Offut AFB
68114-68122 Omaha
68123 Bellevue
68124 Omaha
68127 Omaha
68128 La Vista
68130-68132 Omaha
...

It's pretty mixed up! Having a name attached to each range will make the
records easier to update when rates change.
 Author: axaday View Messages Posted By axaday
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axaday (3211)

Location:  USA, Oklahoma
Member Since Contact Type Status
Jun 28, 2005 Contact Member Seller
Buying Privileges - OKSelling Privileges - OK
Store: Axaday
Well, I'm not sure. But my state isn't very populous. I actually get
pretty few sales per year. A sales tax license costs somewhere right around
how much profit I get in sales to my state. I don't love the idea exactly,
but it would save a big hassle.

In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  ?

You don't want to sell to people in your own state?

The sales tax by zip code is optional. If you don't want to charge sales
tax, you just don't create a zip code/tax tables.

In Administrative, axaday writes:
  Is it possible or can it become possible to block sales within my state and make
sales tax irrelevant?

In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  Hi Chetzler,

Thanks for the great suggestion! I'll definitely talk to the team about adding
a note field to go along with zip codes and zip code ranges for sales tax.

Have a great night!

- Jaclyn
BL Customer Support


In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  Thank you for finally addressing the US sales tax problem, I'll actually
start looking into IC now.

I do like that I can enter a range or a single zip code. One recommendation
on the zip code setup: could we also have an additional field where we could
record the city those zip codes cover, just for our own informational purposes?
For example, Omaha covers a range of zip codes but there are also other cities
within that zip code range. Here is actual zip code data:

68101-68112 Omaha
68113 Offut AFB
68114-68122 Omaha
68123 Bellevue
68124 Omaha
68127 Omaha
68128 La Vista
68130-68132 Omaha
...

It's pretty mixed up! Having a name attached to each range will make the
records easier to update when rates change.
 Author: chetzler View Messages Posted By chetzler
 Posted: Dec 16, 2017 11:36
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chetzler (1122)

Location:  USA, Minnesota
Member Since Contact Type Status
Feb 12, 2005 Contact Member Seller
Buying Privileges - OKSelling Privileges - OK
Store: Lost Boys' Brick Shop
Really? It doesn't cost me anything here. Seems odd that any state would
charge you for it since it allows you to collect money on the state's behalf.
The strange thing is that I can buy inventory tax-free and I'm only required
to collect sales tax when selling to another Nebraska resident, so in that regard
the state is losing money. But I have asked several revenue people on several
occasions if that is the way it actually works and they confirmed it is. Yay
government?

In Administrative, axaday writes:
  Well, I'm not sure. But my state isn't very populous. I actually get
pretty few sales per year. A sales tax license costs somewhere right around
how much profit I get in sales to my state. I don't love the idea exactly,
but it would save a big hassle.

In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  ?

You don't want to sell to people in your own state?

The sales tax by zip code is optional. If you don't want to charge sales
tax, you just don't create a zip code/tax tables.

In Administrative, axaday writes:
  Is it possible or can it become possible to block sales within my state and make
sales tax irrelevant?

In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  Hi Chetzler,

Thanks for the great suggestion! I'll definitely talk to the team about adding
a note field to go along with zip codes and zip code ranges for sales tax.

Have a great night!

- Jaclyn
BL Customer Support


In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  Thank you for finally addressing the US sales tax problem, I'll actually
start looking into IC now.

I do like that I can enter a range or a single zip code. One recommendation
on the zip code setup: could we also have an additional field where we could
record the city those zip codes cover, just for our own informational purposes?
For example, Omaha covers a range of zip codes but there are also other cities
within that zip code range. Here is actual zip code data:

68101-68112 Omaha
68113 Offut AFB
68114-68122 Omaha
68123 Bellevue
68124 Omaha
68127 Omaha
68128 La Vista
68130-68132 Omaha
...

It's pretty mixed up! Having a name attached to each range will make the
records easier to update when rates change.
 Author: axaday View Messages Posted By axaday
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axaday (3211)

Location:  USA, Oklahoma
Member Since Contact Type Status
Jun 28, 2005 Contact Member Seller
Buying Privileges - OKSelling Privileges - OK
Store: Axaday
What do you mean "buy inventory tax-free"?

In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  Really? It doesn't cost me anything here. Seems odd that any state would
charge you for it since it allows you to collect money on the state's behalf.
The strange thing is that I can buy inventory tax-free and I'm only required
to collect sales tax when selling to another Nebraska resident, so in that regard
the state is losing money. But I have asked several revenue people on several
occasions if that is the way it actually works and they confirmed it is. Yay
government?

In Administrative, axaday writes:
  Well, I'm not sure. But my state isn't very populous. I actually get
pretty few sales per year. A sales tax license costs somewhere right around
how much profit I get in sales to my state. I don't love the idea exactly,
but it would save a big hassle.

In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  ?

You don't want to sell to people in your own state?

The sales tax by zip code is optional. If you don't want to charge sales
tax, you just don't create a zip code/tax tables.

In Administrative, axaday writes:
  Is it possible or can it become possible to block sales within my state and make
sales tax irrelevant?

In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  Hi Chetzler,

Thanks for the great suggestion! I'll definitely talk to the team about adding
a note field to go along with zip codes and zip code ranges for sales tax.

Have a great night!

- Jaclyn
BL Customer Support


In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  Thank you for finally addressing the US sales tax problem, I'll actually
start looking into IC now.

I do like that I can enter a range or a single zip code. One recommendation
on the zip code setup: could we also have an additional field where we could
record the city those zip codes cover, just for our own informational purposes?
For example, Omaha covers a range of zip codes but there are also other cities
within that zip code range. Here is actual zip code data:

68101-68112 Omaha
68113 Offut AFB
68114-68122 Omaha
68123 Bellevue
68124 Omaha
68127 Omaha
68128 La Vista
68130-68132 Omaha
...

It's pretty mixed up! Having a name attached to each range will make the
records easier to update when rates change.
 Author: SylvainLS View Messages Posted By SylvainLS
 Posted: Dec 16, 2017 12:34
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Location:  France, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Member Since Contact Type Status
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In Administrative, axaday writes:
  What do you mean "buy inventory tax-free"?

A business doesn’t pay sales taxes when buying.
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axaday (3211)

Location:  USA, Oklahoma
Member Since Contact Type Status
Jun 28, 2005 Contact Member Seller
Buying Privileges - OKSelling Privileges - OK
Store: Axaday
I looked into and it looks like I've been missing out by not getting organized.
This has slowly morphed from a hobby to a business and I've tried to keep
up with everything, but I keep finding things I have missed.

In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  Really? It doesn't cost me anything here. Seems odd that any state would
charge you for it since it allows you to collect money on the state's behalf.
The strange thing is that I can buy inventory tax-free and I'm only required
to collect sales tax when selling to another Nebraska resident, so in that regard
the state is losing money. But I have asked several revenue people on several
occasions if that is the way it actually works and they confirmed it is. Yay
government?

In Administrative, axaday writes:
  Well, I'm not sure. But my state isn't very populous. I actually get
pretty few sales per year. A sales tax license costs somewhere right around
how much profit I get in sales to my state. I don't love the idea exactly,
but it would save a big hassle.

In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  ?

You don't want to sell to people in your own state?

The sales tax by zip code is optional. If you don't want to charge sales
tax, you just don't create a zip code/tax tables.

In Administrative, axaday writes:
  Is it possible or can it become possible to block sales within my state and make
sales tax irrelevant?

In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  Hi Chetzler,

Thanks for the great suggestion! I'll definitely talk to the team about adding
a note field to go along with zip codes and zip code ranges for sales tax.

Have a great night!

- Jaclyn
BL Customer Support


In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  Thank you for finally addressing the US sales tax problem, I'll actually
start looking into IC now.

I do like that I can enter a range or a single zip code. One recommendation
on the zip code setup: could we also have an additional field where we could
record the city those zip codes cover, just for our own informational purposes?
For example, Omaha covers a range of zip codes but there are also other cities
within that zip code range. Here is actual zip code data:

68101-68112 Omaha
68113 Offut AFB
68114-68122 Omaha
68123 Bellevue
68124 Omaha
68127 Omaha
68128 La Vista
68130-68132 Omaha
...

It's pretty mixed up! Having a name attached to each range will make the
records easier to update when rates change.
 Author: calibrick View Messages Posted By calibrick
 Posted: Jan 4, 2018 15:14
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Location:  USA, California
Member Since Contact Type Status
Jan 12, 2013 Contact Member Seller
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Store Closed Store: Calibrick
In Administrative, chetzler writes:
  Really? It doesn't cost me anything here. Seems odd that any state would
charge you for it since it allows you to collect money on the state's behalf.
The strange thing is that I can buy inventory tax-free and I'm only required
to collect sales tax when selling to another Nebraska resident, so in that regard
the state is losing money. But I have asked several revenue people on several
occasions if that is the way it actually works and they confirmed it is. Yay
government?


It cost me nothing in CA, also (as you noted, it's their mechanism for collecting
State AND district AND city sales taxes from us).

I think one of the replies sounded surprised you could buy inventory tax-free
- for CA at least, that is true so long as you have a seller's permit (aka
resale license).
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Location:  USA, California
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+1
And THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU for addressing the sales tax issue! I can actually
open my storefront this month now (which is financially good for myself AND Bricklink)!

R,
Sandy
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Location:  Finland, Pohjanmaa
Member Since Contact Type Status
Nov 4, 2004 Contact Member Seller
Buying Privileges - OKSelling Privileges - OK
Store: Bricks in Bins
In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  12/15/17 Site Update
=====================

Bug Fixes:

-Items upload to Default Wanted List even if a different list is selected

Site Improvements:

-New "Purchase Confirmation" message template for instant checkout orders
-US sales tax setting added to the store management page (see below for info)
-Sales tax column added to Orders Placed/Orders Received pages for US users
-Wanted list ID column added to wanted list upload page for xml uploads
-Super admins can now send an email blast to all users who have bought from a
confirmed scammer to let them know how to cancel & get a refund.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

*NEW* US Sales Tax Handling

The sales tax setting is optional.

-US Sellers now have a sales tax option in their store setting. Tax rates can
be entered for multiple states, zip codes, and zip code ranges (e.g. 92602-92603).

-Zip code rate will be used if one has been entered for the buyer's shipping
destination. The state tax rate will be used if there is no zip code rate entered
for the shipping destination.

-The tax field will be automatically displayed on the order summary. This field
is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-The tax column will be displayed on the Orders Placed and Orders Received page.
This field is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-For automated methods, logged-in buyers will see the order total--including
tax--in their shopping cart and when they are checking out.

-For manual methods, buyers will only see the order total & estimated fees (including
tax) at checkout if you have enabled the option to show estimated fees.

You can enter sales tax rates on the store management page: https://www.bricklink.com/v2/mystore/management.page

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

If you experience any technical issues related to this deployment (e.g. not being
able to click the login button or not being able to add items to your shopping
cart), please clear your cache and delete your browser cookies.

http://www.refreshyourcache.com/en/home/
http://www.wikihow.com/Clear-Your-Browser%27s-Cookies

Other issues can be reported to the Help Desk: https://www.bricklink.com/helpDesk.asp?helpDeskID=114

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Upcoming bug fixes, site improvements, and new features can be found on the Roadmap
page: https://www.bricklink.com/help.asp?helpID=2453

Thanks and have a wonderful day!

- Jaclyn
BrickLink Customer Support


Looking forward to being able to test my own store. As it stands I can and will
not enable IC on a large scale because I can't test it and I still have not
seen a clear definite answer to how an order is handled when it includes parts
without weight and/or dimensions. But based on past experience here I would not
trust the answer anyway...

There's still no way to mass change all parts to volume bound.

What would be really really useful as part of the store test feature is the possibility
to test real orders against the IC system and see what result it produces. No
better test sample than actual real orders.
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Location:  Canada, Alberta
Member Since Contact Type Status
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Store: Maple Bricks
In Administrative, bricksinbins writes:
  I still have not
seen a clear definite answer to how an order is handled when it includes parts
without weight and/or dimensions. But based on past experience here I would not
trust the answer anyway...

I would be happy to explain it to you, but as it wouldn’t matter to you, I don’t.

Niek.
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Location:  USA, California
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In Administrative, qwertyboy writes:
  In Administrative, bricksinbins writes:
  I still have not
seen a clear definite answer to how an order is handled when it includes parts
without weight and/or dimensions. But based on past experience here I would not
trust the answer anyway...

I would be happy to explain it to you, but as it wouldn’t matter to you, I don’t.

Niek.

+1
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Location:  Finland, Pohjanmaa
Member Since Contact Type Status
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Store: Bricks in Bins
In Administrative, qwertyboy writes:
  In Administrative, bricksinbins writes:
  I still have not
seen a clear definite answer to how an order is handled when it includes parts
without weight and/or dimensions. But based on past experience here I would not
trust the answer anyway...

I would be happy to explain it to you, but as it wouldn’t matter to you, I don’t.

Niek.

Last I read anything about it, the information seemed conflicting and different
sellers saw inconsistent results.
Only way to know how it works in my case is to be able to test it. If it works
as expected for you, that's great. For my situattion, if the result is wrong
it could be very costly. So I want to test before I push it live.

Ken
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Location:  Netherlands, Zuid-Holland
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In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  12/15/17 Site Update
=====================

Bug Fixes:

-Items upload to Default Wanted List even if a different list is selected

Site Improvements:

-New "Purchase Confirmation" message template for instant checkout orders
-US sales tax setting added to the store management page (see below for info)
-Sales tax column added to Orders Placed/Orders Received pages for US users
-Wanted list ID column added to wanted list upload page for xml uploads
-Super admins can now send an email blast to all users who have bought from a
confirmed scammer to let them know how to cancel & get a refund.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

*NEW* US Sales Tax Handling

The sales tax setting is optional.

-US Sellers now have a sales tax option in their store setting. Tax rates can
be entered for multiple states, zip codes, and zip code ranges (e.g. 92602-92603).

-Zip code rate will be used if one has been entered for the buyer's shipping
destination. The state tax rate will be used if there is no zip code rate entered
for the shipping destination.

-The tax field will be automatically displayed on the order summary. This field
is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-The tax column will be displayed on the Orders Placed and Orders Received page.
This field is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-For automated methods, logged-in buyers will see the order total--including
tax--in their shopping cart and when they are checking out.

-For manual methods, buyers will only see the order total & estimated fees (including
tax) at checkout if you have enabled the option to show estimated fees.

You can enter sales tax rates on the store management page: https://www.bricklink.com/v2/mystore/management.page

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

If you experience any technical issues related to this deployment (e.g. not being
able to click the login button or not being able to add items to your shopping
cart), please clear your cache and delete your browser cookies.

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http://www.wikihow.com/Clear-Your-Browser%27s-Cookies

Other issues can be reported to the Help Desk: https://www.bricklink.com/helpDesk.asp?helpDeskID=114

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Upcoming bug fixes, site improvements, and new features can be found on the Roadmap
page: https://www.bricklink.com/help.asp?helpID=2453

Thanks and have a wonderful day!

- Jaclyn
BrickLink Customer Support

It looks like the wanted list search function is broken...
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In Administrative, WoutR writes:
  
It looks like the wanted list search function is broken...

See https://www.bricklink.com/messageThread.asp?ID=229446
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Jaclyn, will the priceguide treat US Sales tax the same way as VAT?
In other words, will the parameter vatInc in the priceguide be changed into something
like taxInc that includes both? I think that would make sense, because L6MS vatInc=Y
to me means: this is how much people were willing to pull out of their wallet
for this part the past 6 months (and vatInc=N means: this is how much sellers
have been making on this part).

It may seem like a detail, and I don't even have any strong preferences for
how exactly the priceguide should be tuned, but whatever way it will be, I think
it is very important that it is reliable and consistent and I encourage
the team to think thoroughly about the way the priceguide functions. The priceguide
determines how much all of us are spending and earning. Even though we all choose
our own prices, it is always at the heart of this one way or another and influences
where we all buy, how much we earn, which items we put up for sale. I think it's
important to always treat the consistency and logic of the priceguide with top
priority whenever changes are being made to the site.

In this example: Leaving out US sales tax in the priceguide results in the priceguide
indicating a slightly lower value than what people have actually been paying
for something, which could drive the price down for no legitimate reason. We
are talking about tiny fragments of percents here, but considering we're
talking about ALL items on the entire site, it's a big deal to me that the
priceguide be very accurate.


In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  12/15/17 Site Update
=====================

Bug Fixes:

-Items upload to Default Wanted List even if a different list is selected

Site Improvements:

-New "Purchase Confirmation" message template for instant checkout orders
-US sales tax setting added to the store management page (see below for info)
-Sales tax column added to Orders Placed/Orders Received pages for US users
-Wanted list ID column added to wanted list upload page for xml uploads
-Super admins can now send an email blast to all users who have bought from a
confirmed scammer to let them know how to cancel & get a refund.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

*NEW* US Sales Tax Handling

The sales tax setting is optional.

-US Sellers now have a sales tax option in their store setting. Tax rates can
be entered for multiple states, zip codes, and zip code ranges (e.g. 92602-92603).

-Zip code rate will be used if one has been entered for the buyer's shipping
destination. The state tax rate will be used if there is no zip code rate entered
for the shipping destination.

-The tax field will be automatically displayed on the order summary. This field
is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-The tax column will be displayed on the Orders Placed and Orders Received page.
This field is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-For automated methods, logged-in buyers will see the order total--including
tax--in their shopping cart and when they are checking out.

-For manual methods, buyers will only see the order total & estimated fees (including
tax) at checkout if you have enabled the option to show estimated fees.

You can enter sales tax rates on the store management page: https://www.bricklink.com/v2/mystore/management.page

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

If you experience any technical issues related to this deployment (e.g. not being
able to click the login button or not being able to add items to your shopping
cart), please clear your cache and delete your browser cookies.

http://www.refreshyourcache.com/en/home/
http://www.wikihow.com/Clear-Your-Browser%27s-Cookies

Other issues can be reported to the Help Desk: https://www.bricklink.com/helpDesk.asp?helpDeskID=114

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Upcoming bug fixes, site improvements, and new features can be found on the Roadmap
page: https://www.bricklink.com/help.asp?helpID=2453

Thanks and have a wonderful day!

- Jaclyn
BrickLink Customer Support
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That is an interesting point on the price guide. I think a solution would be
overly complex, for three reasons.

1. Americans are used to having prices show pre-tax, with tax not calculated
until the order is totaled. As an example; a Lego set is $19.95 marked on the
shelf, when the item is sold, the receipt shows $19.95 and an additional line
of $1.50 tax, for a total due of $21.45. (My local sales tax rate is 7.5%.)

2. The sales tax rates are wide ranging and calculation varies by locale. In
Florida, the base State sales tax is 6%, but each county and/or city can add
up to an additional 1.5%. So 67 counties have rates ranging from 6-7.5%. Unfortunately,
the 1,469 zip codes in Florida do not correspond directly to county and city
limits, so the rate table that BL wants to use is going to be rather clunky.
Also the rates change annually. I think this would almost result in a custom
price guide for each shopper in Florida for every part. Now multiply this problem
by the 50 States.

3. Currently, Florida businesses which collect sales tax are only required to
do that when selling to residents of Florida. Individual sellers do not collect
sales tax. I'm sure other States have different requirements.

There are probably many solutions to the price guide tax issue, but I'm not
sure it is worth the complication. Others will probably disagree.

Joe
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In Administrative, TallyToyBricks writes:
  That is an interesting point on the price guide. I think a solution would be
overly complex, for three reasons.

1. Americans are used to having prices show pre-tax, with tax not calculated
until the order is totaled. As an example; a Lego set is $19.95 marked on the
shelf, when the item is sold, the receipt shows $19.95 and an additional line
of $1.50 tax, for a total due of $21.45. (My local sales tax rate is 7.5%.)

2. The sales tax rates are wide ranging and calculation varies by locale. In
Florida, the base State sales tax is 6%, but each county and/or city can add
up to an additional 1.5%. So 67 counties have rates ranging from 6-7.5%. Unfortunately,
the 1,469 zip codes in Florida do not correspond directly to county and city
limits, so the rate table that BL wants to use is going to be rather clunky.
Also the rates change annually. I think this would almost result in a custom
price guide for each shopper in Florida for every part. Now multiply this problem
by the 50 States.

3. Currently, Florida businesses which collect sales tax are only required to
do that when selling to residents of Florida. Individual sellers do not collect
sales tax. I'm sure other States have different requirements.

There are probably many solutions to the price guide tax issue, but I'm not
sure it is worth the complication. Others will probably disagree.

Joe

Hi Joe, thanks for your input, but isn't it exactly the point that now that
sales tax is being parsed, understood and formalised into the Bricklink system,
all of these problems are solved? I mean,

1. The website should just refer US buyers to the taxInc=N version. No sales
tax, no VAT. They will be able to compare prices in a way that is logical to
them, while in Europe we can also compare them in a way that is logical to us.

2. I must say I didn't dive into how/what they're implementing, but I
think that if BL orders formally trigger Sales tax in one form or another - either
by a predetermined table in the system or by letting US users specify their taxes
- this data on what amount of added charges are in fact tax could be used in
the priceguide, thrown on a heap with what people have spent on VAT. Even if
that would be slightly off, it would already be a huge improvement to the structural
asymmetry that we have now.

3. I think it's the same point as 2. If the BL system will be able to apply
Sales Tax in an accurate way, or allow customisation of settings in a convenient
way to allow sellers to reproduce their rules and regulations in the Bricklink
system, then it should work, right?

Bottomline is this: As far as I can see, by definition, IF sales tax is being
applied formally to calculate a grand total at instant checkout, THEN that also
means it could be recorded in the priceguide. It would make no sense to me to
not do it.
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Sales tax by zip code implementation isn't going to work in North Carolina.
I assume the same is true for some other states. Postal boundaries and address
vs. city (zip codes) are not the same as the municipal boundaries that define
sales tax rates. My personal zip code is in three counties with two different
rates. -- best bet for a quick fix is still to allow orders "in state" to
be manual while out of state can use the instant checkout methods. Is there
a way to do this today?





In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  12/15/17 Site Update
=====================

Bug Fixes:

-Items upload to Default Wanted List even if a different list is selected

Site Improvements:

-New "Purchase Confirmation" message template for instant checkout orders
-US sales tax setting added to the store management page (see below for info)
-Sales tax column added to Orders Placed/Orders Received pages for US users
-Wanted list ID column added to wanted list upload page for xml uploads
-Super admins can now send an email blast to all users who have bought from a
confirmed scammer to let them know how to cancel & get a refund.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

*NEW* US Sales Tax Handling

The sales tax setting is optional.

-US Sellers now have a sales tax option in their store setting. Tax rates can
be entered for multiple states, zip codes, and zip code ranges (e.g. 92602-92603).

-Zip code rate will be used if one has been entered for the buyer's shipping
destination. The state tax rate will be used if there is no zip code rate entered
for the shipping destination.

-The tax field will be automatically displayed on the order summary. This field
is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-The tax column will be displayed on the Orders Placed and Orders Received page.
This field is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-For automated methods, logged-in buyers will see the order total--including
tax--in their shopping cart and when they are checking out.

-For manual methods, buyers will only see the order total & estimated fees (including
tax) at checkout if you have enabled the option to show estimated fees.

You can enter sales tax rates on the store management page: https://www.bricklink.com/v2/mystore/management.page

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

If you experience any technical issues related to this deployment (e.g. not being
able to click the login button or not being able to add items to your shopping
cart), please clear your cache and delete your browser cookies.

http://www.refreshyourcache.com/en/home/
http://www.wikihow.com/Clear-Your-Browser%27s-Cookies

Other issues can be reported to the Help Desk: https://www.bricklink.com/helpDesk.asp?helpDeskID=114

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Upcoming bug fixes, site improvements, and new features can be found on the Roadmap
page: https://www.bricklink.com/help.asp?helpID=2453

Thanks and have a wonderful day!

- Jaclyn
BrickLink Customer Support
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Location:  USA, Florida
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In Administrative, CPgolfaddict writes:
  Sales tax by zip code implementation isn't going to work in North Carolina.
I assume the same is true for some other states. Postal boundaries and address
vs. city (zip codes) are not the same as the municipal boundaries that define
sales tax rates. My personal zip code is in three counties with two different
rates. -- best bet for a quick fix is still to allow orders "in state" to
be manual while out of state can use the instant checkout methods. Is there
a way to do this today?


Ditto for Florida!

I just spent some time on the 6 counties (of 67) that charge 6.5% (state rate
is 6%). Of the 203 zip codes in these counties, there would need to be 74 different
zip code ranges to account for the non-continuous nature of zip code assignment.
There is also the problem of 15+ zip codes that overlap with adjacent counties
that charge a different state rate.

I don't think zip codes are the solution in Florida. There are databases
that cross reference the physical address with the correct city/county/state
rate, but they are very expensive for an individual seller. Maybe Bricklink should
purchase a 50 state version and implement at their level.

Joe
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In Administrative, TallyToyBricks writes:
  […]
Ditto for Florida!

I just spent some time on the 6 counties (of 67) that charge 6.5% (state rate
is 6%). Of the 203 zip codes in these counties, there would need to be 74 different
zip code ranges to account for the non-continuous nature of zip code assignment.
There is also the problem of 15+ zip codes that overlap with adjacent counties
that charge a different state rate.

One might wonder why it’s so complicated…

  I don't think zip codes are the solution in Florida. There are databases
that cross reference the physical address with the correct city/county/state
rate, but they are very expensive for an individual seller.

… oh, I see: follow the money.

   Maybe Bricklink should
purchase a 50 state version and implement at their level.

Good luck with that. BL won’t use free data/libraries to correctly format addresses.
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  Ditto for Florida!

I just spent some time on the 6 counties (of 67) that charge 6.5% (state rate
is 6%). Of the 203 zip codes in these counties, there would need to be 74 different
zip code ranges to account for the non-continuous nature of zip code assignment.
There is also the problem of 15+ zip codes that overlap with adjacent counties
that charge a different state rate.

I don't think zip codes are the solution in Florida. There are databases
that cross reference the physical address with the correct city/county/state
rate, but they are very expensive for an individual seller. Maybe Bricklink should
purchase a 50 state version and implement at their level.

Joe

Your state makes you collect city/district level taxes for cities and districts
that your business is not located in? That is really odd... even California (super
expensive ) doesn't do that. And my state rocks at finding ways to get
money from it's citizens. We ONLY have to collect district and city taxes
above the state taxes from people in MY OWN business's city and district.
The rules are about where YOU are located to determine which customers you collect
above state-level taxes from (at least in my state, but I kind of had the sense
that is really common for other states).

It sounds like from the above your STATE tax rate is 6%. The districts (counties)
are charging more above that - those aren't state taxes though, those are
district taxes.

This actually looks super-easy to setup in BL (unless FL has diff rules than
CA) - I have mine setup for CA as a state, so any buyers have to pay the STATE
only rate of 8%. I then added the zip codes applicable to MY city of Chula Vista
at the higher combined district and city rate of 9.25%. Done.
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In Administrative, CPgolfaddict writes:
  Sales tax by zip code implementation isn't going to work in North Carolina.
I assume the same is true for some other states. Postal boundaries and address
vs. city (zip codes) are not the same as the municipal boundaries that define
sales tax rates. My personal zip code is in three counties with two different
rates. -- best bet for a quick fix is still to allow orders "in state" to
be manual while out of state can use the instant checkout methods. Is there
a way to do this today?

Does your state require you to collect city/district-level sales tax (above and
beyond the statewide tax rate) for each city or district that buys from you at
their LOCAL level?

In CA (and I have researched this carefully - unchanged from when I ran a retail
business 20 years ago), the rules are different.

I live in the City of Chula Vista in California. So if anyone else in Chula Vista
buys from me, I have to collect the combined city/district (really county)/state
tax rate of 9.25%. If anyone from any other city in California buys from me -
including San Diego, which I'm two blocks from the border of (and Chula Vista
is an incorporated city within San Diego county), I ONLY have to collect the
state tax rate of 8%.

For the rest of the nation, no tax collection - people are expected to errr self-report
internet sales tax.

I believe these collection rules are different for the big Internet sales corporations,
obviously, e.g., Amazon, Wayfair, Overstock, and so on (I think the cutoff is
$1M).
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In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  12/15/17 Site Update
=====================

-New "Purchase Confirmation" message template for instant checkout orders

When is this template used?
Only for orders with onsite payment (PP onsite) which are already paid at the
time?

Or all IC orders which might have another payment method like IBAN?

I've modified my invoice template with the various payment instructions for
IC orders and noticed on my latest sale that this new template was being sent.

Couldn't find anything in the help pages and as we are not able to test such
changes any further information would be helpful.

Werner
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In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  -New "Purchase Confirmation" message template for instant checkout orders

Will the invoice not be sent or least be optional? With this message it seems
unnecessary to also receive an invoice. I would like to write my invoices in
my own time (after sorting and verifying completeness) and only send it to the
buyer in some cases. I'm sure I'm not the only one, on BO invoices aren't
sent either.
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In Administrative, Admin_Jaclyn writes:
  12/15/17 Site Update
=====================

Bug Fixes:

-Items upload to Default Wanted List even if a different list is selected

Site Improvements:

-New "Purchase Confirmation" message template for instant checkout orders
-US sales tax setting added to the store management page (see below for info)
-Sales tax column added to Orders Placed/Orders Received pages for US users
-Wanted list ID column added to wanted list upload page for xml uploads
-Super admins can now send an email blast to all users who have bought from a
confirmed scammer to let them know how to cancel & get a refund.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

*NEW* US Sales Tax Handling

The sales tax setting is optional.

-US Sellers now have a sales tax option in their store setting. Tax rates can
be entered for multiple states, zip codes, and zip code ranges (e.g. 92602-92603).

-Zip code rate will be used if one has been entered for the buyer's shipping
destination. The state tax rate will be used if there is no zip code rate entered
for the shipping destination.

-The tax field will be automatically displayed on the order summary. This field
is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-The tax column will be displayed on the Orders Placed and Orders Received page.
This field is mandatory for buyers and sellers and cannot be turned off.

-For automated methods, logged-in buyers will see the order total--including
tax--in their shopping cart and when they are checking out.

-For manual methods, buyers will only see the order total & estimated fees (including
tax) at checkout if you have enabled the option to show estimated fees.

You can enter sales tax rates on the store management page: https://www.bricklink.com/v2/mystore/management.page

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

If you experience any technical issues related to this deployment (e.g. not being
able to click the login button or not being able to add items to your shopping
cart), please clear your cache and delete your browser cookies.

http://www.refreshyourcache.com/en/home/
http://www.wikihow.com/Clear-Your-Browser%27s-Cookies

Other issues can be reported to the Help Desk: https://www.bricklink.com/helpDesk.asp?helpDeskID=114

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Upcoming bug fixes, site improvements, and new features can be found on the Roadmap
page: https://www.bricklink.com/help.asp?helpID=2453

Thanks and have a wonderful day!

- Jaclyn
BrickLink Customer Support

The new template is being sent for all orders not just instant checkout ones.
We have not implemented IC yet and all orders received since this change/update
have the new terminology not the old. Please allow the stores to organise their
order notification templates (all of it) rather than being obligated to use the
templates BL are preparing. Suggestion has been submitted.
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Is there an ETA on updated help documentation for Basic & Conditional Macro Tags?
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In Administrative, CPgolfaddict writes:
  Is there an ETA on updated help documentation for Basic & Conditional Macro Tags?