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MONTHLY ASSUMPTIONS No. 8 - SALES & RELATED TAXES Help with Entering Assumptions
   
     
Specify descriptive term for sales or input/output tax: Sales Tax  Press F9 to update        Set cells below to zero if sales taxes (or other similar taxes) are not applicable  
     e.g. enter "Sales Tax", "GST" for Goods & Services Tax, "VAT" for Value Added Tax etc.    
     
Average Sales Tax rates on sales (%):                            
 - Group1 ->> 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0    
 - Group2 ->> 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0    
                             
Total Sales Tax on sales ($000):    
 - Group1 1.4 1.5 1.3 1.6 1.2 1.8 1.5 1.8 2.0 2.0 1.9 2.1    
 - Group2 0.9 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.4    
Total Sales Tax on sales ($000) 2.3 2.6 2.3 2.6 2.3 2.9 2.6 2.9 3.2 3.3 3.1 3.5    
     
Calculate Sales Tax on an invoice (enter 0)    
  or cash-received (enter 1) basis ? ->>    Enter 0 or 1    
  Enter "1" for each payment month                    
Mark months when Sales Tax paid to State ->> 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1    
                             
Average Sales Tax rate for purchases of                            
  materials/packaging & goods (%) ->>                            
                             
Percent of all other non-payroll expenses                            
  (operating exs etc) subject to Sales Tax (%) ->> 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0 90.0    
Average Sales Tax rate for non-payroll exs (%) ->>                            
Total Sales Tax on non-payroll expenses ($000)                            
     
Percent of capital expenditure, lease repayments                            
   and interest subject to Sales Tax (%) ->> 80.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 80.0 80.0    
Average Sales Tax rate for these items (%) ->>                            
Sales Tax on capex & leases less disposals($000)                            
                                       
 
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