Upcoming tax and price changes for apps and in-app purchases

When taxes or international trade charges change, we typically have to replace costs on the App Retailer in sure areas and/or regulate your proceeds.

Table of Content

Within the subsequent few days, costs of apps and in-app purchases (excluding auto-renewable subscriptions) on the App Store will enhance in:

  • Thailand: New value-added tax of seven% that applies to builders based mostly outdoors of Thailand
  • The Bahamas: New value-added tax of 12%
  • Turkey

Your proceeds will probably be adjusted accordingly and will probably be calculated based mostly on the tax-exclusive value. Exhibit B of the Paid Functions Settlement has been up to date to point that Apple collects and remits relevant taxes in these areas.

As soon as these modifications go into impact, the Pricing and Availability part of My Apps will probably be up to date. You’ll be able to change the value of your apps and in-app purchases (together with auto-renewable subscriptions) at any time in App Retailer Join. For those who supply subscriptions, you may select to protect costs for current subscribers.