NOTE: The information below is based on available information from the State taxation authority. Please work with the hotel, merchant, or vendor to confirm the requirements of the specific State. Should the hotel, merchant, or vendor have any questions, they should reach out directly to the State for clarification.

Are Travel IBA (6th digit 1, 2, 3, 4) transactions sales tax exempt? No

Additional Information or Instructions:
The State of Hawaii does not directly impose State sales tax on consumers. As of June 30, 2013, the State of Hawaii will exempt federal government customers from the General Excise Tax for the Purchase of "goods/tangibles" when using a Purchase Card. However, federal government employees will still be charged taxes for "services."

Do I need a form? No forms are required.

Who do I contact if I have questions?
Hawaii Department of Taxation
1 (808) 587-1577

*Updated 01/27/22