How To Change The Sales Tax in NJ from 7% to 6.875%
The tax code should be changed at the end or beginning of a sale day not mid-day, with polling off and the register programs all closed.
Make the changes on the server.
Go to Administration – File Maintenance – Sales Tax Codes
Change the description from 7% to 6.875%
Change the rate from .07000 to .06875
Leave the Code and Cat column the same
When finished it should look like this
Go to the customer file and change the description for Customer 9999991 from 7% to 6.875%
Now that you are finished, Turn polling back on and make sure the changes poll down to the registers.
Launch the register program on each register to check that the cash customer shows 6.875% and the tax rate reflect the new description.