How to: Determine Sales Price by Cost Plus Percentage

Use the cost plus percentage function to set a sales price based on the cost of an item. The cost of the item can be calculated along with cost plus calculation. The discount will be based on this calculation. This functionality eliminates the need for the use of spreadsheets in determining percentage discounts as they correspond to cost plus percentage.

To determine sales tax by cost plus percentage

  1. In the navigation pane, click Departments.

  2. Expand Financial Management, and then click Receivables.

  3. Under Lists, click Customers.

  4. Double-click the required customer.


    Click New.

    For a new customer, in the No. field, enter the customer number.

  5. To open the Sales Price window, click Related Information, point to Sales, and then click Prices.

  6. In the General section, fill in the fields as described in the following table.

    Field Description

    Sales Type Filter

    Select one of the following options:

    • Customer

    • Customer Price Group

    • All Customers

    • Campaign

    • None

    Sales Code Filter

    The sales code.

    Item No. Filter

    The item number.

    Starting Date Filter

    The starting date.

    Currency Code Filter

    The currency code.

  7. Enter information into the relevant fields.

  8. To send the details to a recipient, click Actions in the Sales Price window, point to Send To, and then select one of the following formats:

    • Recipient as Attachment

    • Microsoft Word

    • Microsoft Excel

  9. Click OK.

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