Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2013
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
440.0000 PROPERTY USED IN MANUFACTURING—Regulation 1525
(b) PROPERTY BECOMING COMPONENT PART OF FINISHED PRODUCT
(2) Food, Beverages
440.2040 Molasses Used in Manufacturing of Yeast. In the process of the growth and the reproduction of yeast cells, the sugar in the molasses is the food on which the yeast cells live, grow and multiply. Everything which goes into a yeast cell comes from either the sugar or the water. Accordingly, it is our opinion that the molasses is purchased for the purpose of resale. 7/7/52.