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California Sales and Use Tax

Sales and Use Tax Information

Many of our customers have questions in regards to the proper sales tax and use tax laws as they apply to California businesses and organizations in the Southern California area. To help better understand these sales tax and use tax laws, we are providing the following links to the California Board of Equalization.

California BOE Website California BOE Sales & Use Tax Website
The general California BOE website for all sales tax publications.
Tax Tips for Constructions and Building Contractors Tax Tips for Construction and Building Contractors (PDF)
This publication is designed to help you understand California’s Sales and Use Tax Law as it applies to construction and building contractors.
Resale Certificate Tips Resale Certificate Use Tips
Is your purchase for resale or is it taxable? Learn more about use of California's Resale Certificate from the California State Board of Equalization.
Sales for Resale

Sales for Resale
This publication explains the laws as they apply to the purchase of products to be resold in a business environment and when these sales are tax free.

Sales to Purchasers from Mexico Sales to Purchasers From Mexico (PDF)
This publication explains what you must do to document your claim that a sale to a Mexican purchaser is an exempt sale for export or a non taxable sale for resale.
American Indian Sales Sales to American Indians & Sales in Indian Country (PDF)
A guide to the proper application of California’s Sales and Use Tax Law to transactions occurring in Indian country in California that involve both Indians and non-Indians.