Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2014
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
190.0000 CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTORS—Regulation 1521
(a) IN GENERAL—ACTIVITIES CONSTITUTING CONTRACTING OR MAKING OF IMPROVEMENTS
190.0442 Houses on Indian Reservation. A firm contracts with an Indian Housing Authority to construct 40 homes on an Indian Reservation. The contract provides in part: "Title to all materials to be used in this project which are delivered to and properly stored on the jobsite and the subject of partial payment shall transfer to the owner prior to the time the materials are installed by the contractor or any subcontractor." The contract also provides for a separate price for materials and charges for installation.
The contractor is the retailer of the materials and the sales to the Housing Authority on the reservation are exempt from tax. 1/16/86.