Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2017
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
100.0000 ADVERTISING AGENCIES, COMMERCIAL ARTISTS AND DESIGNERS—Regulation 1540
(a) IN GENERAL
100.0030.800 Artwork and/or Negatives Sold to Lessor. When artwork and/or negatives are sold to a lessor without payment of sales tax, the lease by the lessor to a lessee would be subject to the tax.
If the lessor desires to pay tax on its acquisition and thus avoid tax on the lease transaction, the measure of tax with respect to the acquisition would include all amounts required to be paid by the lessor, including the amount paid for any reproduction rights. 12/12/90.