Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2013
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
245.0000 FOOD PRODUCTS—Regulation 1602
(a) IN GENERAL
245.0499 Herbal/Food Combination. Under California law, no particular claims for nutritive value are required for an item to be considered a food for human consumption. Herbal products, the labels of which do not designate the product as a food supplement or adjuncts, are food products. Thus, the sale of such products is exempt from sales and use taxes. 1/31/94. (Am. 2010-1).