California Foreign Diplomat Exemption Affidavit
A sales tax exemption certificate can be used by businesses (or in some cases, individuals) who are making purchases that are exempt from the California sales tax. You can download a PDF of the California Foreign Diplomat Exemption Affidavit on this page. For other California sales tax exemption certificates, go here.
Certain diplomats and their staff are granted sales tax exemptions by the US State Department, which issues them a special United States Department of State Tax Exemption Card with their photo on it. You should use this form whenever transacting with a foreign diplomat and also retain a copy of their Tax Exemption Card. If you are not sure about the card's validity or genuineness, you can use this link to see if the card is valid.
Foreign Diplomat Exemption AffidavitCalifornia Foreign Diplomat Exemption Affidavit SELLER BUYER Important To satisfy sales tax exemption requirements, please send exemption documents and this affidavit form in the order below: Sample Diplomatic Tax Exemption Cards 1. This barcoded affidavit sheet 2. A photocopy of the Unites States Department of State Tax Exemption card or United States Department of State Mission Exemption card If sending more than one document, send separately using same order as described above. Fax Number is Email Address is Documents can also be mailed to the Seller address above NOTES The United States Department of State provides tax exemption cards to diplomatic missions and personnel whom they have determined to be exempt. The card issued to qualified personnel is entitled United States Department of State Tax Exemption Card and bears a photograph of the individual to whom it is issued. For a qualified mission, the card is entitled United States Department of State Mission Exemption Card and bears the missions name and a photograph of the representative authorized to make purchases on behalf of the mission. All cards have relevant identification data, a tax exemption number and an expiration date.
Extracted from PDF file ca-diplomat-affidavit.pdf, last modified November 2014
More about the California Foreign Diplomat Exemption Affidavit
Other California Sales Tax Certificates:
SalesTaxHandbook has an additional five California sales tax certificates that you may need.
|Certificate Code||Certificate Name|
|Partial Sales Tax Exemption Certificate|
|BOE-230||General Sales Tax Resale Certificate|
|BOE-230J||Teleproduction or Other Postproduction Blanket Exemption|
|BOE-230M||Partial Exemption Certificate for Manufacturing, Research and Development Equipment|
|BOE-230MC||Construction Contracts-Partial Exemption Certificate|
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