How to Set Up Sales Tax Settings for Alabama Simplified Sellers Use Tax

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I recently registered for Alabama Simplified Sellers Use Tax.

 

Basically it's a flat 8% sales tax on all sales made into Alabama. No county, no municipal, no city. Just a flat rate 8% to the  state.

 

So how do I override the settings properly in Shopify > Settings > Taxes >  United States? On the override, there's an option called "Applies to all counties and cities" which is currently checked (alongside to "8%" on "Alabama (state)" field).  If that's checked, does that mean it'll charge additional 8% to city/counties with the 8% state? Or does that mean all counties/cities will be 0% and 8% will be on the state?

 

On the override, I also see Montgomery (county) and (city) below Alabama (state). Should I check them, too and set the percentages to "0"? Or since "Applies to all counties and cities" checked, I don't need to bother messing with Montgomery (county) and (city) options?

 

I want to set up these sales tax the right way. I don't wanna mess it up, end up paying $$$ in fines and losing valuable time correcting the mistakes.

 

Thanks!

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