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A Brief Guide to VAT Obligations for Amazon Merchants Selling in Europe
Jul 31, 2021

A Brief Guide to VAT Obligations for Amazon Merchants Selling in Europe

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes. The VAT rules changed for ecommerce sellers in June/July 2021. If you’re an Amazon seller based in or selling into Europe, here’s what you need to know about VAT. In this brief guide to your Amazon VAT obligations: Table of Contents What is VAT? How Much is VAT and Who do I Pay? The 2021 Ecommerce VAT Package The Best Warehousing and Fulfilment Services Keep Track of Your Taxes with A2X Also on the blog You can find a much more in-depth guide to Amazon VAT here.

Shopify VAT: How To Do It Right [Guide + Useful Links]
Jul 31, 2021

Shopify VAT: How To Do It Right [Guide + Useful Links]

Estimated reading time: 6 minutes. Just about everything is taxed. And as you’ll no doubt be aware, it’s not all the same kind of tax. Tax has become a strange, disconnected sort of extended family tree. Your income tax branch includes members like capital gains, estate, payroll, and inheritance tax. Then there’s the awkward, money-hungry branch of property, real estate, and gift taxes. And these barely scrape the surface. Here, we’ll be talking about the exotic foreign cousin of the goods and services tax family.

How To Create An Amazon Affiliate Store [Ultimate Guide]
Jul 30, 2021

How To Create An Amazon Affiliate Store [Ultimate Guide]

Estimated reading time: 9 minutes. If you’re interested in earning commission through Amazon affiliate links, then this guide is for you. 81% of brands now rely on affiliate marketing to promote their business. And 40% of US merchants report that affiliate programs are their top customer acquisition channel. So where better to begin (or continue) your affiliate marketing journey than with the ecommerce monolith that is Amazon.com. But you have to be approved to do it, and there is more than one way to get paid to send people to Amazon.

The Ultimate VAT Guide for Amazon Sellers in UK & Europe
Jul 30, 2021

The Ultimate VAT Guide for Amazon Sellers in UK & Europe

Estimated reading time: 86 minutes, 30 seconds. If you’re an Amazon seller trading into or within the UK and Europe, you’ll no doubt have noticed a lot of VAT changes in recent months. First as a result of Brexit, and most recently, the 2021 Ecommerce VAT Package, active from July, which shifted the goalposts in a few different ways. In this guide, we’ll break down what you need to know about VAT, the new regulations and new options for those filing, and creating your own Amazon VAT strategy.

Expand Your Business Seamlessly With A2X Multi-Channel Plans
Jul 26, 2021

Expand Your Business Seamlessly With A2X Multi-Channel Plans

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes. Are you an ecommerce seller (or accountant) running more than one sales channel and A2X account? Or perhaps you’re considering expanding and will need to do this soon? A2X offers multi-channel plans so that you can integrate and manage your accounts seamlessly across your business. This guide will take you through your plan options and how to set this up. Table of Contents A2X Multi-Channel Plans How to Connect Your A2X Accounts with a Multi Plan For any ecommerce seller on multiple platforms For premium Amazon and Shopify sellers using the same platform Accounting for Multiple Channels A2X Multi-Channel Plans The plan levels are based on your combined sales volume per month.

Amazon FBA vs Shopify: Which One Is Best For You? [Guide]
Jul 26, 2021

Amazon FBA vs Shopify: Which One Is Best For You? [Guide]

Estimated reading time: 14 minutes. Amazon and Shopify. One is the most popular ecommerce retailer in the world, worth over $1 trillion. The other powers some of the biggest commercial names on the internet, including Tesla, KKW Beauty, Victoria Beckham, RedBull, Kylie Cosmetics, AllBirds, and more. But there are perhaps more differences between Amazon and Shopify than there are similarities. Amazon is a marketplace facilitator. Shopify is an ecommerce platform.

How To Create A Shopify Pinterest Marketing Strategy
Jul 23, 2021

How To Create A Shopify Pinterest Marketing Strategy

Estimated reading time: 7 minutes, 30 seconds. Pinterest is the digitized version of the corkboard above your desk. It’s that vision board that holds all the ideas and inspiration you want to save for later. Today, that often involves wishlist products, and as such, Pinterest has become a marketing tool for ecommerce sellers. Forget judging a book by its cover. In 2021, people are judging books by their pins.

Etsy Tips To Grow And Improve Your Business
Jul 20, 2021

Etsy Tips To Grow And Improve Your Business

Estimated reading time: 9 minutes, 30 seconds. So you’ve got an Etsy store, and it’s doing ok - maybe even well, but you’re keen to grow? Great, you’re in the right place. There are plenty of ways to make your store bigger and better, and not all of them cost you money. That’s what this blog is about: our top Etsy tips, both free and paid, for improving your business and taking it to the next level.

Amazon Handmade Fees: How Much Does It Cost To Sell?
Jul 18, 2021

Amazon Handmade Fees: How Much Does It Cost To Sell?

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes, 30 seconds. Amazon gets around 200 million unique visitors every month. Amazon Handmade gives crafty sellers and makers the chance to get their original products in front of this same audience, and it comes at a slightly different price. This article will explain all you need to know about Amazon Handmade fees, other requirements for selling on Amazon Handmade, and how to simplify the fee process.

eBay Fee Calculators [One Stop Resource]
Jul 15, 2021

eBay Fee Calculators [One Stop Resource]

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes, 30 seconds. Calculating your eBay fees ahead of time makes good business sense. After all, as a cost to your business, you want to make sure you aren’t spending a cent more than you have to. In this blog, we’ll take you through the eBay fee structure and where to find more information, along with the best eBay fee calculators on the internet so that you can plan with confidence.