Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2014
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
245.0000 FOOD PRODUCTS—Regulation 1602
(b) DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS AND ADJUNCTS
245.1122 ANABAENA Flos Aqua is a freeze dried product consisting of pure premium blue-green algae. It is labeled as a pure food product and contains naturally chelated vitamins, minerals, lipids, nucleic acids, chlorophyll, amino acids, and enzymes. Regulation 1602 provides that ". . . unusual foods such as brewer's yeast, wheat germ, and seaweed are not subject to tax unless their label states they are a food supplement or the equivalent." As such, ANABAENA Flos Aqua is a food product unless it is labeled as a food supplement. 11/16/81. (Am. 2010-1).