Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2017
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
295.0000 GROSS RECEIPTS
295.0560 Royalty Payments Based on Units Produced. Where the inventor of a log peeling device had a peeler fabricated by a machinery company and sold it to a logger pursuant to a contract under which the logger paid a fixed sum for the peeler plus a royalty based on the number of board feet of lumber peeled, the royalty payments constituted part of the taxable selling price of the peeler. Where the inventor granted permission to a machinery company to fabricate a log peeler and to sell it ex tax for a fixed sum to a leasing company, which leased it to a logging company for a stipulated rental, in addition to which the logging company agreed to pay the inventor a royalty based on the number of board feet of lumber peeled, the royalty payments constituted taxable rental receipts. 11/1/65.