Taxes , Tips , Mark Ups , Commission , And Discount .
I had to pay tax on shoes that I purchased from target for $12.17. Taxes are 6.75 %. Taxes cost me $0.82 . My total bill was $12.99 .
I payed a 10% tip for a $24.00 meal at Steak 'n Shake . 10% of $24.00 is $2.40
Mark up .
i bought a chair from China for $50.00 . I'm going to sell it for 25% more . So the cost would now be $55.00
Walmart is having a 40% off sale . The shirt I want is tagged as a $34.00 shirt . 40% of 13.60 brings the cost of the shirt down to .. $20.40
My dad let me work with him selling carpet over the summer . I earned a 50% commission on my sales each day . I made $4,200 each week . So i made $2,100 each week .