Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2016
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
460.0000 REIMBURSEMENT FOR SALES TAX—Regulation 1700
460.0140 Offsets. The retailer must actually refund amounts collected as tax reimbursement to his customers rather than give an offset or credit unless he can show one of the following:
1. The customer agrees to a credit;
2. The debt running from customer to retailer is acknowledged by the customer or made certain by a court proceeding.
In no event can the retailer satisfy the above requirement by giving customers credit toward future purchases unless specific authorization is obtained from them in advance. 12/15/65.