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lidplussdesign
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Oooops, we did it again!

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Stoked x2!
Well Done!!! Congratz ;)
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lidplussdesign
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Unfortunately your submission “Visual Update: Changing to a White Background” isn’t quite ready for ThemeForest and requires significant improvements and changes before it can be resubmitted and reconsidered.

Additionally, we have some extra feedback for you:

Unfortunately your submission doesn’t meet our current minimum quality requirements for the category it was submitted to. Please consider taking some time to familiarize yourself with our current library and quality levels of popular items before resubmitting.

We appreciate your submission and look forward to seeing your future submissions.

Questions? See our Knowledgebase and Support Center at http://support.envato.com

Note: This submission must be improved before being resubmitted for re-inspection. Resubmissions without significant improvements may be considered abuse of our inspection system and may lead to account disablement.

haha +1

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lidplussdesign
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Take the poll here

done!

who voted the author? get your pitchforks people!
maybe Collis :)
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lidplussdesign
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Hi guys, thanks for comments and questions overnight — I’ve tried to address some of the more common ones below. I’ll be checking in again tomorrow (Oz time) to answer what I can then.

Hmm you know! We are still waiting…

I’m sorry but it looks like you don’t have answers to these questions.

Thank You

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lidplussdesign
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Man the site looks soo ugly! :D

+1 :D

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lidplussdesign
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And still, there’s no official answer on the fundamental question raised in the thread – how is this soft disable issue going to be handled in future and are there going to be any improvements. Really hope this will get attention of the corresponding staff.

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lidplussdesign
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Let’s change the WordPress theme requirements – after hundreds of angry/reasonable messages from authors – ok we will move phase 2 to a later date.

Let’s change our support policy – after hundreds of angry/reasonable messages from authors – hmm, we will need more time to do a further investigation.

Let’s change our market model / VAT / taxes policy – after hundreds of angry/reasonable messages from authors – need timeout, will get back to you maybe later this month.

Guys, really???

I share your thoughts +1
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lidplussdesign
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Hi Collis, thanks for your replies, could you please reply to one of the most simple question around this topic: are authors the sellers? and if yes, how can you prove that? Thanks!

It looks that we will never have an answer on this question:)

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THe problem with this is the majority of businesses in the EU are not vat registered (I am not) as it’s a lot of hassle,and in the UK authors don’t have to be registered till we sell £70k / $140k per annum, basically this is just a (upto) 20% increase in fees, also authors then need to calculate and pay our vat bill per month, but as FinalDestiny said, we don’t actually sell anything so this will get complicated.

If the author is the seller then we need to know the following for every sale:

- buyer name - buyer address - buyer vat number (if applicable)

An author will then have to record every sale they make and mark it as vat applicable or not, for someone like themepunch selling thousands per month then it’s going to add a lot of time to their day to do all this.

If the author isn’t VAT registered then they can’t charge it (in the UK), so if I was to want to sell items on here I would have to become VAT registered which then means I would need to do it in my freelance business, which then adds another 20% to my customers. Will there be a system in place to manage this? If there isn’t then the author and you (envato) could be breaking the law in multiple countries).

Collis you’re trying to position envato as a mediator in a sale but it’s rubbish, the authors receive a commission for any sales, so you are the ones who need to pay the VAT and also sort the accounting issues out, don’t try and palm it on authors who mostly are single authors with limited income.You’re going down a very slippy slope as this will have massive repurcusions for the small part time authors.
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lidplussdesign
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... Some of us are proposing:
  • 12 month support
  • 12 month free updates
    • Bought before 1.Dec. 2014: free updates
    • Bought after 1.Dec. 2014: 12 month free updates

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