Can tax settings be adjusted to take into account a multi-tier state system?

Mississippi has two tax tiers... State is 7% and if you are in Jackson is is an additional 1%.  We tax on the location of the service. So, if the service is in Jackson, tax is 8%. IF it is outside Jackson, it is 7%.  I do not see how you can set that up in Tax Settings.  Also, if we bill a company that is out of state for something in state, it wants us to charge tax for the Home office, not where the service is performed?


Hi, david.

I'm here to help you set up your local tax.

To make sure that the system calculates the correct local tax, all you have to do is ensure that it's set up correctly and that the right County is selected. 

Here's how to check:

  1. Go to your Workers tab, then select Employees
  2. On the Employee details tab, click on the Edit option (pencil icon).
  3. On the Pay tab, click on the pencil icon for the 1st option (What are employee's name withholdings?).
  4. Click Done to save. 

Let me know how it goes and I'll be here to help you if you need further assistance. Have a great rest of the day. 

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