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 CertificateSTATE OF RHODE ISLAND - DIVISION OF TAXATION SALES AND USE TAX CONTRACTOR'S EXEMPT PURCHASE CERTIFICATE I hereby certify under the penalties of perjury that I am engaged in the performance of a construction contract on a project for one of the following named: exempt institution or organization, hospital not operated for profit, educational institution not operated for profit, church, orphanage, or organization operated exclusively for religious or charitable purposes: Name of Institution or Organization Address of Same That such institution or organization holds Certificate of Exemption number _____________ issued by the Division of Taxation. OR That I am engaged in the performance of a construction contract on a project for an agency of a State Government, or for a city, town, district or other political subdivision of this State, or any other state of the United States of America, or for an agency or instrumentality of the Federal Government. Name of City / Town / Governmental Agency Address of Same OR That this exemption certificate is issued to cover purchases of materials and supplies which are essential to the construction project and which are to be utilized in the actual construction thereof, in accordance with Regulation ""C"" of the Rhode Island Sales and Use Tax Act relating to contractors and subcontractors. I agree that if the tangible personal property purchased under this certificate is determined to be taxable, I will pay the tax as provided by law. By: Name of Firm Signature Address Contractor's Permit No. (if any) Date: Place: (This Certificate may be reproduced for use by the Contractor) REV. 03/2011
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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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