Are Medical Goods and Services subject to sales tax?
While Mississippi's sales tax generally applies to most transactions, certain items have special treatment in many states when it comes to sales taxes. This page describes the taxability of medical goods and services in Mississippi, including medical devices, medical services and medicines. To learn more, see a full list of taxable and tax-exempt items in Mississippi.
In the state of Mississippi, some exemptions allowed for any home medical equipment or supplies, prosthetics, orthotics, hearing aids, hearing devices, prescription eyeglasses, oxygen and oxygen equipment so long as it is prescribed and payment was made under Medicare or Medicaid and any durable medical equipment and home medical supplies so long as they are prescribed.
Sales of medical services are exempt from the sales tax in Mississippi.
In the state of Mississippi, medicines are considered to be exempt if they were furnished by medical personnel.
Back to Mississippi Sales Tax Handbook