Disability VAT Exemption

The Disability VAT Exemption extension for WooCommerce allows customers and charities to declare themselves VAT Exempt in checkout.

Installation ↑ Back to top

  1. Download the .zip file from your WooCommerce account.
  2. Go toWordPress Admin > Plugins > Add New and Upload Plugin with the file you downloaded with Choose File.
  3. Install Now and Activate the extension.

More information at: Install and Activate Plugins/Extensions.

Settings ↑ Back to top

To configure the extension, go to: WooCommerce > Settings > Tax.

  • Disability Message – Shown next to the disability reason field on the checkout.
  • Show charity form? – Displayed next to the VAT input on the checkout.
  • Charity Message – Shown next to the Charity fields on the checkout.

Usage ↑ Back to top

Administration ↑ Back to top

To add the Disability VAT Exemption to your products, select “Disability VAT exemption” in the Product Data box under the General tab.

Disability VAT exemption

Prices ↑ Back to top

Prices are automatically displayed without tax if an eligible user is logged in.

Checkout Page ↑ Back to top

Frontend fields
Frontend fields

On checkout, a form is shown for disability reason and/or charity name and reg number:

After inputting either a disability reason, or a charity name + number, items are taxed at your zero rate. You must have a zero-rate tax class setup in WooCommerce > Settings > Taxes for this to work.

Reasons and other input is stored in the order’s custom fields, and also shown in order emails.

Questions ↑ Back to top

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