Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2016
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
425.0000 PRESCRIPTION MEDICINES—Regulation 1591
(b) SPECIFIC ITEMS CLASSIFIED.
425.0640 Oxygen. Medical oxygen sold by a medical supply house to an individual who uses the oxygen under a doctor's prescription is "furnished by a physician to his own patient for treatment of the patient." A sale of medical oxygen to State-aided individuals under the "Casey Bill" (i.e., the retailer bills the California Physicians Service which acts as fiscal agent for the State) is regarded as a sale of medicine to this State for use in treatment of human beings within the meaning of section 6369. 7/18/66.