It seems that woocommerce has fundamental flaw/feature how it calculates shipping with taxes such as VAT. Since there is only option to have shipping tax free or added with VAT, it does not work when you want to provide fixed shipping to your customers to different countries. This is especially “critical” now since EU vat laws have changed in many countries where you charge VAT based on customer country. Now that the shipping VAT is counted on top of the fee, the total shipping costs changes based on VAT rate of each country. There should be an option/checkbox which calculates taxes either included or added. This is especially worrisome since many logistics companies such as DHL provides customers (sellers) fixed shipping fees to larger regions.
The same issue was with the product prices but Woocommerce itself provides snippet to functions.php “Prices including tax – Experimental Behavior” https://github.com/woocommerce/woocommerce/wiki/How-Taxes-Work-in-WooCommerce (which talks about 2.5 version and should be updated)
I need urgently this solved, either snippet or plugin etc. if the Woocommerce won’t change the base logic which prevents fixed shipping fees in multiple countries (I know, sounds ackward).
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