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? Yes
Do I need a form? Yes, a form is required.
Official Louisiana Exemption Certificate forms for:
- Form R-1046 Sales Tax Exemption Certificate for Federally Recognized Indian Tribes and Enrolled Tribal Members
- Form R-1304 Sales Tax Exemption for Certain Purchases and Leases for the Federal Government or the U.S. Department of Navy
- Form R-1356-L Sales Tax Exemption for Purchases by the Federal Government
- R-1376 Government Employees Hotel Lodging Sales/Use Tax Exemption Certificate.
In addition to applicable forms, Federal Government employees may be required to present an active GSA SmartPay charge card, valid government identification, and either valid travel orders on agency letterhead or one of the completed forms above.
Who do I contact if I have questions?
Louisiana Department of Revenue
*Updated on 01/28/2022