Transforming Event Ticketing with Tax Manager

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At Dryfta, our ethos revolves around constant innovation and the relentless pursuit of perfection to enhance the lives of event organizers, making their tasks simpler and more efficient. Understanding the complexities and challenges faced by organizers in the ever-evolving world of event management, we dedicate ourselves to finding solutions that are not only effective but transformative. That's why we are thrilled to unveil our latest groundbreaking feature: the Tax Manager tool.

Tax Manager empowers you with the ability to create customized taxes based on various factors, such as the buyer's country or ticket type, ensuring that every detail is fine-tuned to your specific needs. Whether you're looking to simplify your tax calculations, ensure legal compliance across different regions, or provide transparency to your attendees, the Tax Manager tool is your go-to solution.


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Here's everything you need to know about this exciting update and how it's poised to redefine the way you handle taxes for your event ticketing!

What's Included?

  • Custom Tax Configuration: Create separate taxes for each country, ticket type, or even both! Tailor the tax setting according to your event's unique requirements.
  • Default and Override Settings: While the default tax setting remains an option, admins have the flexibility to override it with custom tax types for more specialized control.
  • Backend Tax Management: Create and manage tax types under the Tax Manager. Select specific ticket types for which the tax will be applicable, all from the backend.
  • Country-Based Taxing: Set taxes based on the buyer's country by integrating a custom country field, making your tax calculations more accurate and region-specific.
  • Multi-Countries Selection: Select multiple countries and ticket types for a tax type using an easy multi-select checkbox option. Add multiple taxes for the same country or ticket type if needed.
  • Tax Calculation: Charge tax based on ticket type or selected country or both. Multiple tax applications are possible for a single ticket if both options are enabled.
  • Override VAT Settings: While creating orders in the backend, an option to not charge VAT for a specific order helps admins make exceptions when necessary.
  • Tax on Discounted Prices: If a discount is applied to a ticket, the tax will be calculated on the discounted price, keeping your calculations fair and consistent.


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Benefits for Event Organizers

  • Simplification: The Tax Manager streamlines the entire taxation process, bundling it into a user-friendly interface. No more juggling different platforms or spreadsheets; everything you need is in one place.
  • Customization: With the ability to create separate taxes for each country, ticket type, or both, you have complete control to tailor the tax settings to your specific event requirements. This allows for a more nuanced approach to tax management that aligns with your event's unique needs.
  • Compliance: By providing the ability to set taxes based on the buyer's country and apply them to specific ticket types, the tool ensures that your events are in compliance with local tax laws and regulations, minimizing legal risks.
  • Efficiency: Time is of the essence for every event organizer. With Tax Manager, you can quickly set up and modify tax settings, saving valuable time that can be used on other essential aspects of event planning.
  • Transparency: Offering clear information about the taxes applied to each ticket type and country enhances transparency with your attendees. This can improve trust and satisfaction, leading to higher ticket sales and repeat attendance.
  • Flexibility: Whether you need to apply multiple taxes to a single ticket or override VAT settings for a specific user, the tool provides the flexibility to handle various scenarios with ease.
  • Integration: The seamless integration of tax setup with the rest of your event management process ensures that everything works together smoothly. This integration minimizes errors and helps create a cohesive experience for both you and your attendees.
  • Cost-Effectiveness: Managing taxes manually or using multiple platforms can be costly. The Tax Manager consolidates everything into one platform, reducing overhead costs and making your budget go further.
  • Data Accuracy: With the ability to apply taxes based on specific criteria and calculate them on discounted prices, the tool ensures accurate and fair tax calculations. This precision helps in maintaining the integrity of your financial data.
  • Enhanced Decision-Making: The ability to view and analyze all your tax-related data in one place enables better decision-making. You can quickly identify trends, make informed adjustments, and optimize your tax strategy for maximum benefits.


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Tax Manager is more than just a convenient feature; it's a strategic investment that can significantly enhance your event management process. By simplifying, customizing, and integrating tax handling, it frees you to focus on what truly matters: creating unforgettable events that resonate with your audience.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What is Tax Manager, and how can it benefit my event?

    Tax Manager is a robust feature designed to simplify and streamline the tax management process for your event ticketing. It offers customization, compliance with local tax laws, efficiency, transparency, flexibility, and integration, all of which work together to save time and enhance the overall event planning experience.

  2. How can I create customized taxes for different countries or ticket types?

    You can easily create separate taxes for each country, ticket type, or both using Tax Manager's intuitive interface. The default tax setting remains in place, but you have the option to override it if custom tax types are created. Simply select the country and ticket types using the multi-select checkbox option.

  3. Can I apply multiple taxes to a single ticket?

    Yes, multiple taxes can be added for the same country or ticket type. If both options are enabled for a ticket, the tax is applicable multiple times for that ticket.

  4. How does Tax Manager handle discounts?

    If a discount is applied to a ticket, the tax will be applied to the discounted price, ensuring accurate tax calculations.

  5. Is there an option to override VAT settings for specific users?

    Yes, when creating orders in the backend, there is a button in the Create Order page that allows you to not charge VAT for a specific order. This gives you the flexibility to override VAT settings for a particular user if needed.

  6. How does Tax Manager integrate with the rest of my event management process?

    Tax Manager seamlessly integrates with your existing event management platform, creating a cohesive and efficient experience. Everything related to taxes is consolidated in one place, reducing errors and enhancing workflow.

  7. Is Tax Manager compliant with local tax laws?

    The tool provides the ability to set taxes based on the buyer's country and apply them to specific ticket types, ensuring compliance with local tax laws and regulations.

  8. How can I get started with Tax Manager?

    Getting started with Tax Manager is easy. You can explore its features within your event management platform, and detailed guides are available to walk you through the setup process.