How to turn off sales tax in QuickBooks

✔ Sales tax is one of the necessary evils of running a business. You have to collect it from your customers and then pay it to the government. Depending on your business, you may have to deal with sales tax on a regular basis.

✔ If you use QuickBooks for your accounting, you know that it can handle sales tax for you. But what if you need to turn it off? Maybe you're making a sale that isn't taxable, or maybe you're changing your sales tax rate. Whatever the reason, here's how to turn off sales tax in QuickBooks.

1. Go to the Company menu and choose Company Settings.

2. Click on the Sales Tax tab.

3. Uncheck the Enable Sales Tax box.

4. Click OK to save your changes.

✔ Now, when you create invoices or other sales forms in QuickBooks, the sales tax fields will be blank and no tax will be calculated on the sale.