What You Need To Know About Subscription Tax for Your Membership Site

A membership-based subscription website is a great way to earn income on a recurring basis. It lets you create a predictable income source for your business and avoid getting caught in the feast and famine cycle of freelancing and project work. But as great as these websites are, they also have a downside: when you run a subscription e-commerce business, you have to deal with subscription tax. 

Sales tax rates are relatively easy to figure out for one-time purchases. But they become much more complex with subscriptions and recurring billing. 

Subscription Tax, Subscription Billing, and Membership Sites

Keep reading to learn about the common issues that arise when dealing with membership sites and subscription billing and how you can simplify subscription tax management.  

How to Build an Online Music Membership Business

Is it your dream to build a business around your passion for music and musical instruments? Matthew, from howtoplaythesax.com, accomplished this and much more. We will explore how he started his music membership business and how he used Paid Memberships Pro to do it.

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MailPoet Paid Memberships Pro Add-on

The MailPoet developers have just posted a new Paid Memberships Pro add on, allowing your customers to subscribe to your MailPost newsletters as part of membership checkout. The plugin adds a checkbox on the checkout page where members can optionally subscribe to your MailPoet newsletters.

This plugin requires the MailPoet plugin and Paid Memberships Pro plugin.

MailPoet (formerly Wysija Newsletters) is a WordPress plugin that allows you to send newsletters, post notifications or autoresponders directly from your site’s WordPress admin.

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