Virginia Sales Tax on Newspapers and Magazines Virginia: Sales Tax Handbook


Are Newspapers and Magazines subject to sales tax?

While Virginia's sales tax generally applies to most transactions, certain items have special treatment in many states when it comes to sales taxes. This page describes the taxability of newspapers and magazines in Virginia, including newspapers and periodicals. To learn more, see a full list of taxable and tax-exempt items in Virginia.

In the state of Virginia, newspapers are considered to be exempt if sold by subscription.

In the state of Virginia, the periodicals sold by subscription are considered to be exempt, so long as they were issued at regular intervals no greater than three months.

  Back to Virginia Sales Tax Handbook Top
** This Document Provided By SalesTaxHandbook **