Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2013
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
425.0000 PRESCRIPTION MEDICINES—Regulation 1591
425.0152 Medicines—Nutritional Products. Ex-tax sales of vitamins, minerals and nutritional products to pharmacists, chiropractors and nutritionists must be supported by a valid resale certificate taken in good faith by the seller. There is no other basis for exemption for sales to these type of buyers.
Ex-tax sales of such products to doctors, surgeons, dentists, and podiatrists may be supported by either a valid resale certificate taken in good faith, or an exemption certificate authorized by Regulation 1667. An exemption certificate would be appropriate only if exempt medicines are sold or if products are furnished in conjunction with the treatment of a patient, regardless of whether a separate charge is made for such products. 9/2/92.