Ohio State Tax Information


What payment solution am I using?  (Not sure? Click here to find out how to identify your account)
IBA Travel Account:  No, IBAs are not tax exempt.
CBA Travel Account: Yes, CBAs are exempt.
GSA SmartPay Tax Advantage Travel Card Account: Yes, includes CBAs that are exempt for lodging and rental cars only. 
Purchase Account (CBA):  Yes, CBAs are exempt.

Note:  The GSA SmartPay Tax Advantage Travel Card Account will not be available until November 30, 2018.

What forms if any will I need?
The sales tax exemption certificates are not required by the customer , but it can help confirm the transaction is not subject to sales tax in a time where the vendor may be unsure the validity transaction.
Sales and Use Tax Blanket Exemption Certificate 

Who is the main point of contact?
Ohio Department of Taxation Business: 1 -888 - 405-4039
Taxpayer Services Division at 1-888-405-4089

What are the important links?
Ohio Sales & Use Tax

Are there any additional information or instructions?
A vendor should make clear on the invoice that the transaction is to a federal agency and to secure the transaction as being sales tax exempt can request a Sales and Use Tax Exemption certificate by the customer claiming "federal government purchase".

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*Updated 8/1/18