Illinois Resale Exemption Certificate
A sales tax exemption certificate can be used by businesses (or in some cases, individuals) who are making purchases that are exempt from the Illinois sales tax. You can download a PDF of the Illinois Resale Exemption Certificate (Form CRT-61) on this page. For other Illinois sales tax exemption certificates, go here.
If you are purchasing goods in Illinois with the intention of reselling them, then you need to complete this form to apply for a resale exemption certificate. With the certificate you will be able to purchase items to be resold tax-free. When you resell the items, tax will be collected at that time. Sellers are advised that it is their responsibility to keep the resale exemption certificate as proof that no tax was due at the time of the initial sale.
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Extracted from PDF file il-crt-61.pdf, last modified November 2015
More about the Illinois Resale Exemption Certificate
This ia a Resale Certificate, which is a special type of sales tax exemption certificate intended for use by businesses or individuals who are purchasing goods which will be resold. Since sales taxes are meant to be paid by the end consumer of the goods, resellers and dealers are allowed to purchase their inventory of goods for resale tax-free.
Other Illinois Sales Tax Certificates:
SalesTaxHandbook has an additional four Illinois sales tax certificates that you may need.
|Certificate Code||Certificate Name|
|1||Contractor's Exemption Statement|
|1||Sales Tax Exemption Affidavit|
|1||Telecommunications Tax Resale Certificate|
|1||Equipment Exemption Certificate|
While we do our best to keep our list of Illinois Sales Tax Exemption Certificates up to date and complete, we cannot be held liable for errors or omissions. Is the CRT-61 form on this page out-of-date or not working? Please let us know and we will fix it ASAP.