Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2017
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
440.0000 PROPERTY USED IN MANUFACTURING—Regulation 1525
(a) MANUFACTURING AIDS
(1) In General
440.0046 Drawings of Jewelry Design and Wax Models. Charges to jewelers for drawings of a jewelry design which the jeweler uses as a visual aid for its customers to decide whether to purchase a piece of specialty manufactured jewelry are sales of tangible personal property and subject to tax. It makes no difference if the drawings are based on ideas of the artist or the jeweler. Likewise, the charges to a jeweler for a wax model sold to a jeweler for use in the lost wax process to manufacture jewelry are subject to tax. 10/28/96.