Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2016
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
190.0000 CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTORS—Regulation 1521
(a) IN GENERAL—ACTIVITIES CONSTITUTING CONTRACTING OR MAKING OF IMPROVEMENTS
190.0750 Repair of Signs. A construction contractor contracts to repair a sign that is a fixture. The contractor will repair it in place or will repair the sign and then reinstall it. The contractor is performing a construction contract. If the contractor bills in lump sum, it is a consumer of any parts and materials furnished to repair the sign, and tax applies to the sale to the contractor or to the contractor's use. If the contractor makes a separate charge for the parts and materials furnished to repair the sign, the contractor is the retailer of such property and tax applies to that separate charge. 10/24/96.