Wyoming: Sales Tax Handbook
How to get a Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License
In Wyoming, most businesses are required to have a sales tax permit. This means that, if you are considering opening a new business or are beginning to make sales in Wyoming for the first time, you will need to determine your business' permit requirements. The good news is that you can get a Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License and be ready to do business 10 days after you submit your application. This guide will help you learn how!
Who needs a Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License?
Wyoming requires that all individual or entities classified as a "vendor" acquire a Vendor's Permit and collect sales tax on behalf of the state. You are classified as a vendor if you engage in the retail or wholesale sales of tangible personal property, admissions fees, or services which are subject to taxation. Taxable services include telecommunications, interstate transportation, lodging, and any services that repair, alter or improve tangible property.
Businesses with a taxable presence within Wyoming are considered to have sales tax nexus within the state. For more details on what constitutes a taxable presence, see sales tax nexus in Wyoming.
How to get a Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License:
You can acquire your Vendors' License, which authorizes you to collect sales tax, from the Wyoming Department of Revenue either online, via mail, or in-person at one of their field offices.
To register online, you must first create an account on the Wyoming Internet Filing System website. You can then use this account to apply for a license as well as submit your required tax filings.
Your license will be mailed to you within 10 days, and must be priminantly displayed. If you have any questions about how to register your business, please call the Wyoming Department of Revenue at (307)777-5200.
You need the following information to apply for a Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License:
Business location; address; EIN and basic info,
Sales tax types your business need to pay
Owner's basic info
Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License Application Fee, Turnaround Time, and Renewal Info
Applying for a Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License is free, and you will receive your permit 10 days after filing your application.
Application Fee: $60
Turnaround Time: 10 days
Apply For Your Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License Now:
Get Your Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License Online
You can easily acquire your Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License online using the Wyoming Internet Filing System for Business website. If you have quetions about the online permit application process, you can contact the Department of Revenue via the sales tax permit hotline (307) 777-5200 or by checking the permit info website .
Offline Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License Application Form
While generally slower than applying online, you can apply for a Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License for your business offline using Form ETS Form, the "Sales/Use Tax". Form ETS Form can be downloaded from the Department of Revenue here .
Mail Completed Form ETS Form To:Wyoming Department of Revenue
Excise Tax Division
122 W. 25th Street, Herschler Bldg.
Cheyenne, WY 82002-0110
What's Next? Now that you know how to apply for your Wyoming Sales and Use Tax License, learn how to collect and remit the Wyoming sales tax.
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