Magento: How to calculate tax programmatically

This is how to calculate tax on a given price and product programmatically in Magento.


You can get $price from $product using


You can get price the way you want, it can be custom price or any number you want to calculate tax on, but you need to pass the $product which should be a valid product object.

2 thoughts on “Magento: How to calculate tax programmatically

  1. $priceInclTax=Mage::helper('tax')->getPrice($product,$price);

    This is how you get price with tax. BUT this is NOT how you calculate tax!!! Magento calculates tax for you based on your magento shop settings

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