(10-12-2011 12:23 PM)ktcardshop Wrote: I just had another one happen to me. I bought some cards and was checking out and noticed there was a charge for sales tax on the card. I hadn't realized that the seller was from Maine and should charge sales tax. Turns out he was from Texas and charged sales tax because he said that he did on his ad. Not only that but he was charging a 13.3% sale tax. I inquired about why and he replied he said he put it on his ad and therefore could charge Texas sales tax, and it wasn't 13.3% rather 8.5% (Texas Sales Tax Rate) and that he had included sales tax on the shipping and handling charges because Ebay charged him a tax on shipping and handling (part of his insertion fee).
Now would it be unreasonable to dispute such a charge or since it was only $0.84 just forget about it and steer clear of this guy.
(10-13-2011 01:29 AM)woodrowsbat Wrote: Recently I have had to pay postage due for several items at my post office.
Seems the po is telling me the 1.71 with dc is not enough and they are cracking down on it.
The lady said that delivery confirmation shipping is 2.51 and that is why I am being charged xtra.
Well why then if I /you use paypal printed shipping labels? For 1.71.
(10-13-2011 06:17 AM)shivelycore Wrote: 1.71 is the rate for a bubble mailer (like i send most of my trades) WITHOUT DC now. It is 2 something with DC. Paypal needs to update it's information.
(10-13-2011 03:25 AM)bonds20001 Wrote: Was the postage due from a Paypal shipping padded envelope? Because I do not have a way to ship for $1.71 on Paypal. It is $1.75 with DC from Paypal.
Sound like it was postage (for reg envelope + 1 oz) and DC from PO. They consider it a large envelope or package and charge more, thus the postage due.
Is this the case??
(10-13-2011 06:27 AM)chrisa19978 Wrote: Paypal helps by charging for DC automatically so they probably get a better rate than the people who go to the post office to ship items. The shipping charges are right and where you get your savings is with the DC #. Honestly I sent a bubble mailer out with a card I traded didn't do the DC and it cost me 64 cent because it didn't meet the thickness limit. So its all on how you look at it.