Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2017
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
100.0000 ADVERTISING AGENCIES, COMMERCIAL ARTISTS AND DESIGNERS—Regulation 1540
(d) PROPERTY TRANSFERRED OR USED
100.0309 Concept Development. A charge for writing copy, (e.g. an outline of the points to cover in final copy, etc.) which will be incorporated as part of tangible personal property, may be excluded from the taxable measure as nontaxable author services if the advertising agency or designer follows the criteria of Regulation 1543(b)(4) which sets out the necessary terms of the contract and the standard of proof which are necessary for the exclusion to apply. 3/31/93.