Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2016
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
425.0000 PRESCRIPTION MEDICINES—Regulation 1591
(b) SPECIFIC ITEMS CLASSIFIED.
425.0920 Veterinarians. Pursuant to Revenue and Taxation Code section 6018.1, licensed veterinarians are consumers and not retailers of drugs and medicines, as defined in section 6018.1, which are used or furnished by the veterinarian in the performance of the veterinarian's professional services. Accordingly, the gross receipts from the sale of such drugs and medicines to licensed veterinarians are taxable while the gross receipts from the veterinarian's sale of such drugs and medicines are not taxable. 5/10/88.