Why does author need to pay?
Innovation Info is a non-profit organization, we don’t receive funding from any source. In order to run the open access journal in a professionalized manner, it is required to pay minimum processing charges. we do have to pay for, articles needed graphics, formatting, and editing services, licensed software’s, maintaining published articles in online repositories and many other in order to meet rigorous academic standards. In addition, Innovation Info company has paid employees.
Why is there a publication charge?
Innovation Info is an initiative to provide publishing opportunities for young researchers. Innovation Info promotes the publication of quality research papers. Journal cover the costs partially through article processing fees. Our expenses are split among editorial costs, electronic composition and production, journal information system, manuscript management system, electronic archiving, overhead expenses, and administrative costs. Moreover, we must cover the costs of publishing the accepted article plus the cost of processed articles.
How much is the publication charge?
The publication charge will vary according to the economic status of the each country listed by World Bank: High Income, Upper Middle Income, Middle Income, Low and Middle Income, Lower Middle Income, Low Income. Moreover without analyzing the manuscript it's not possible to fix the processing charge. At the time of final galley proof author will be notified.
For Author convenience: The minimum charge will vary between 450–690 GBP according to the country status. There are no common charges for authors so that any country scholar can publish their work. The author can contact the particular journal coordinator to know the publication charge.
Note: There is no submission charge for the authors, the submitted manuscript will be kept highly confidential until author agrees for further procedure.
What are the taxes applicable on publication charges?
European Union: Authors and Institutions resident in any of the EU countries that participate in the VAT that are not registered for VAT will have Value-Added Tax (VAT, at their local relevant rate) to add.
If the Author/Institution is VAT registered, by providing their VAT registration number a tax invoice can be accommodated under the reverse charge. (This is a mechanism where VAT would not need to be added to the payment). The VAT registered customer will account for the VAT when they prepare their VAT return as both an “in” and an “out”, producing a nil effect.
Canada: GST and HST will be applied on digital publishing services supplied to Canadian customers at the applicable rate depending on the province.
What is the mode of payment?
When submitting an article to Innovation Info open access journals, the submitting author must agree to pay the publication charge minus any eligible discount (or a requested waiver). After publication of the article will enter the production cycle and the author will be asked to pay the publication charge for the journal minus any eligible discount. When final formatting corrections are made and the author approves their article for publication, payment of the publication charge must be received as soon as the article published online.
Payment can be made by any of the following methods:
Credit card payment can be made online using a secure payment form.
Institutional invoice (payment is due within 30 days).
Prompt payment is advised.
This is to inform you that Innovation Info is an Open Access Journal and it solely depends on the publication charges paid by the author. If you are not yet convinced kindly visit our benefits page and compare with any other open access publisher.