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Taxes

ClosedHow can I exempt all taxes and fees?

You can exempt all taxes and fees in the ExemptAllTaxesAndFees element. Use the following XML snippet:

This element will not exclude applicable passenger facility charges (PFCs).

Request Snippet Example

<TravelPreferences>
<TPA_Extensions>
<ExemptAllTaxesAndFees Value="true"/>
</TPA_Extensions>
</TravelPreferences>

Response Snippet Example

<PassengerFare>
<BaseFare Amount="165.00" CurrencyCode="USD" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
<EquivFare Amount="132.00" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
<Taxes>
<Tax TaxCode="XF" Amount="3.39" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
<Tax TaxCode="XF" Amount="3.39" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
</Taxes>
<TotalFare Amount="139.18" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>

 

ClosedHow can I force in a specific tax and exempt all other taxes and fees?

You can force a specific tax in the Tax TaxCode attribute, which will also exempt all other taxes and fees. Use the following XML snippet:

This attribute will not exclude applicable passenger facility charges (PFCs).

Request Snippet Example

<TravelPreferences>
<TPA_Extensions>
<Taxes>
<Tax TaxCode="1A1" Amount="12"/>
<Tax TaxCode="2B2" Amount="21"/>
</Taxes>

Response Snippet Example

<PassengerFare>
<BaseFare Amount="605.00" CurrencyCode="USD" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
<EquivFare Amount="483.00" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
<Taxes>
<Tax TaxCode="1A1" Amount="12.00" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
<Tax TaxCode="2B2" Amount="21.00" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
</Taxes>
<TotalFare Amount="519.59" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>

 

ClosedHow can I exempt taxes but include applicable fees?

You can exempt taxes and include applicable fees in the ExemptAllTaxes element. Use the following XML snippet:

Request Snippet Example

<TravelPreferences>
<TPA_Extensions>
<ExemptAllTaxes Value="true"/>
</TPA_Extensions>
<TravelPreferences>

Response Snippet Example

<PassengerFare>
<BaseFare Amount="115.35" CurrencyCode="USD" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
<EquivFare Amount="92.00" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
<Taxes>
<Tax TaxCode="AY" Amount="3.99" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
<Tax TaxCode="XF" Amount="3.59" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
</Taxes>
<OBFees>
<OBFee Amount="7.98" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
</OBFees>
<TotalFare Amount="99.58" CurrencyCode="EUR" DecimalPlaces="2"/>
<TPA_Extensions>
<Surcharges Ind="Q" Type="UNK">9.30</Surcharges>
</TPA_Extensions>
<PassengerFare>