Maine 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 Maine sales tax. You can download a PDF of the Maine Resale Exemption Certificate (Form ST-A-119) on this page. For other Maine sales tax exemption certificates, go here.
When a business is purchasing goods with the intention of reselling them, it is exempt from sales tax. This document certifies that the holder of this certificate is purchasing goods from a vendor to use in a retail or resale environment. Therefore, the business does not have a tax obligation on the goods until they are resold. The vendor should make a copy of this certificate and keep it on file for tax purposes.
Resale Exemption Certificate1
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Extracted from PDF file me-st-a-119.pdf, last modified November 1999
More about the Maine 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 Maine Sales Tax Certificates:
SalesTaxHandbook has an additional four Maine sales tax certificates that you may need.
|Certificate Code||Certificate Name|
|1||Sample Resale Exemption Certificate|
|1||Industrial Blanket Exemption Certificate|
|1||Contractors Exempt Purchase Certificate|
While we do our best to keep our list of Maine Sales Tax Exemption Certificates up to date and complete, we cannot be held liable for errors or omissions. Is the ST-A-119 form on this page out-of-date or not working? Please let us know and we will fix it ASAP.