Texas Sales Tax Exemption
7/2/2012 2:27:09 PM
Beginning in January 2012, Texans wanting to claim a sales tax exemption on electricity and other items used in agricultural and timber operations must provide a Texas Agriculture and Timber Exemption Registration Number. House Bill 268, passed during the 2011 legislative session, added this requirement.The Texas Comptroller’s Office issues the registration number, and those wanting to claim the exemption must fill out an application. Registration numbers must be renewed every four years.
Applicants can apply online at www.getreadytexas.org or request a paper application to mail in by calling 1-800-252-5555 or downloading a copy from the comptroller’s website here