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Department of Taxation and Finance

Sales and use tax

Vapor products tax

Effective December 1, 2019, there is a new 20% supplemental sales tax and a registration requirement related to vapor products sold in New York State. For more information, see Vapor products and subscribe to our Cigarette, tobacco products, and vapor products taxes email updates.

 

Sales tax applies to retail sales of certain tangible personal property and services. Use tax applies if you buy tangible personal property and services outside the state and use it within New York State.

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Taxable and exempt sales

Register as a sales tax vendor

Business best practices

Use tax

Publications and guidance

Unpaid tax debt programs

Other resources

NYS Sales Tax Starting a Business

Video: NYS Sales Tax Starting a Business

NYS Sales Tax Rates and Jurisdictions

Video: NYS Sales Tax Rates and Jurisdictions

Sales Tax Record Keeping Requirements

Video: Sales Tax Record Keeping Requirements

NYS Sales Tax Goods and Services

Video: NYS Sales Taxable Goods and Services

NYS Sales Tax Exemption Certificates

Video: NYS Sales Tax Exemption Certificates

NYS Sales Tax Exempt Organizations

Video: NYS Sales Tax Exempt Organizations

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