Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2015
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
425.0000 PRESCRIPTION MEDICINES—Regulation 1591
(b) SPECIFIC ITEMS CLASSIFIED.
425.0226 Broach. This item is used to ream out bone so that an artificial hip joint can be implanted in a patient. The "Broach" is not designed to be worn on or in a person and does not serve to support a body structure, replace a part of the human body, or assist in the functioning of a natural part of the human body. Therefore, the "Broach" does not fall within the definition of medicine and its sale is subject to sales or use tax. 1/25/96.