To add any tax rate(s) to a LEDES file, the LEDES format must be 98BI. The following fields in the LEDES file should be used:
To get the full format definition of the LEDES 98BI file, see https://ledes.org/ledes-98bi-format/.
In some countries, there are more than one tax rate that needs to be applied to the invoice line items. To apply these rates, in your LEDES file, combine the rate amounts into the LINE_ITEM_TAX_RATE value.
If GST = 0.05 (5%) and PST = 0.08 (8%), then LINE_ITEM_TAX_RATE =.13 (13%)
The attached sample LEDES file would result in the invoice below in CounselGO.