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Setting up EU VAT compliance | handmade in Europe tips & tricks

EU VAT compliance: Downloadable product settings

Handmade in Europe is set up with the EU Vat compliance plug in, so sellers can set up downloadable products such as PDF tutorials and photo prints.

There’s a few things to set up in your WooCommerce settings, and then the rest is automatic, customers will be sent a download link on check-out, and all orders will be saved in a single VAT tax report for the EU VAT submission.

A few things to pay attention to:

Setting up EU VAT rates

Setting up EU VAT compliance | handmade in Europe tips & tricks

Import EU VAT Tax rates

Just a single press on a button will import the current EU Tax rates. Visit your WooCommerce settings page, check the Tax tab, and under the Standard rates you will have a button ‘Add/Update EU VAT rates. Click once and they will all be added for you. Save. Continue reading

Adding a simple category menu on your WooCommerce Shop page | Handmade In Europe tips & tricks

Add a simple category menu

On Handmade In Europe the categories have already been pre-defined so in the future we can automate a search on categories, and have these shown in different site sections.

In case you have different products you can make your own category menu appear on your shop page, this will work within your shop only, and will help your visitors to quickly find what they are looking for.

Adding a simple category menu on your WooCommerce Shop page | Handmade In Europe tips & tricks

To start you need to be logged in to your site. If you visit your shop page click on the ‘Edit Page’ link at the top. Continue reading