Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2013
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
515.0000 SERVICE ENTERPRISES GENERALLY—Regulation 1501
(e) MISCELLANEOUS ACTIVITIES
515.1180 Library Services. The application of classification labels, card pockets and a college name stamped in the book, are not tax exempt professional library services. They are mechanical processing included within the definition of sale in section 6006(b) of the Sales and Use Tax Law and are subject to tax as part of the gross receipts. However, the following are tax exempt professional library services:
a. Bibliographical description of the book for classification purposes.
b. Assignment of, or verification of, the Library of Congress classification number to each book.
c. Inspection and verification of book card, pocket label and Library of Congress catalogue cards.
Records of receipts from taxable and nontaxable portions of contracts must be segregated in order to claim a deduction from gross receipts for nontaxable portions. 12/4/64.