[freeside] Re: Promotional Package
ivan at sisd.com
Thu Jul 15 17:19:12 PDT 1999
On Thu, Jul 15, 1999 at 04:52:18PM -0700, Mark Wells wrote:
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> On Thu, 15 Jul 1999, Ivan Kohler wrote:
> > On Wed, Jul 07, 1999 at 12:32:30AM -0700, mark at ns2.pc-intouch.com wrote:
> > > I'd think you'd use something like a -14.95 activation fee, so that the
> > > charge for activation pays the bill for the first month. Twisted and
> > > non-intuitive, but it works.
> > In an ideal laissez-faire economy, where the man^H^H^Hgovernment doesn't
> > take half of your money, sure.
> > In the real world, your accountant will be upset (well, he probably won't
> > care that you're throwing away your money, but...)
> I don't see how this is a tax problem. If you add up the charges on all
> the bills, you get what you actually charged the customer. If you add up
> all the payments, you get what the customer actually paid. You'll still
> get accurate results.
That's why you're a geek, not an accountant. It doesn't work like that.
It doesn't have to make sense, we're talking tax law here.
Ivan Kohler <ivan at sisd.com> - finger for PGP key - <moc.dsis at navi> Relhok Navi
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