My Customer’s Exempt from Sales Tax, but is my Construction Contract? Construction contractors in the region face anything but uniformity when it comes to dealing with the rules addressing sales tax as it applies to projects for tax exempt customers (e.g., government entities and not-for-profits). Not only does the scope of the exemptions offered in the region (i.e., the District, Maryland, and Virginia) differ, the compliance requirements vary as well.
Generally, construction contractors are considered the consumers of the materials and supplies they purchase for use in their projects. This is because the contractor is providing a service, not reselling tangible …read more
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