Enter the net sales ($) and the tax rate (%) into the Gross Sales Calculator. The calculator will evaluate and display the Gross Sales.

## Gross Sales Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the Gross Sales.

GS = NS/(1-TR/100)

- Where GS is the Gross Sales ($)
- NS is the net sales ($)
- TR is the tax rate (%)

To calculate the gross sales, divide the net sales by 1 minus the tax rate.

## How to Calculate Gross Sales?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Gross Sales.

Example Problem #1:

- First, determine the net sales ($).
- The net sales ($) is given as: 50.

- Next, determine the tax rate (%).
- The tax rate (%) is provided as: 3.

- Finally, calculate the Gross Sales using the equation above:

GS = NS/(1-TR/100)

The values given above are inserted into the equation below:

GS = 50/(1-3/100) = 51.54 ($)

Example Problem #2:** **

For this problem, the variables needed are provided below:

net sales ($) = 100

tax rate (%) = 20

This example problem is a test of your knowledge on the subject. Use the calculator above to check your answer.

GS = NS/(1-TR/100)** = ?**