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How the service charge type determines the service charge amount

The service charge type determines the amount of the service charge:

  • Fixed Percent - The service charge is a percent of the check price. This service charge is calculated as a percentage of the pre/post-discount and pre/post-tax total amount of a check, depending on its configuration.

  • Fixed Amount - The service charge is a set currency amount.

  • Open Amount - The service charge does not have a predetermined amount. The currency amount is entered each time this service charge is applied to a check.