Rhode Island Government Contractor's 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 Rhode Island sales tax. You can download a PDF of the Rhode Island Government Contractor's Exemption Certificate on this page. For other Rhode Island sales tax exemption certificates, go here.
Contractors purchasing goods for a construction project for the Federal Government or any other state are not subject to Rhode Island sales and use tax. Such contractors should fill out this form and submit it to the vendor to avail a tax-free price.
Government Contractor's Exemption Certificate1
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Extracted from PDF file ri-co-exempt.pdf, last modified October 2015
More about the Rhode Island Government Contractor's Exemption Certificate
This ia a Contractor Sales Tax Certificate, which is a special type of certificate intended for use by contractors who are purchasing goods or tools that will be used in a project contracted by a tax-exempt entity, like a government agency or tax-exempt nonprofit. The contractor must certify that the goods being purchased tax-free are exclusively for use on the tax-exempt entity's contract.
Other Rhode Island Sales Tax Certificates:
SalesTaxHandbook has an additional six Rhode Island sales tax certificates that you may need.
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