Sales/Use Tax

Important Information Regarding Colorado Sales/Use Tax

Hammacher Schlemmer does not collect Colorado sales or use tax. Your purchase from us is not exempt from Colorado sales or use tax merely because it is made over the Internet or by other remote means. The State of Colorado requires Colorado purchasers to (A) file a sales or use tax return reporting all purchases that are taxable in Colorado and for which no tax was collected by us and (B) pay tax on those purchases.

Important Information Regarding Kentucky Sales/Use Tax

Hammacher Schlemmer is not required to and does not collect Kentucky sales or use tax. The purchase may be subject to Kentucky use tax unless the purchase is exempt from taxation in Kentucky. The purchase is not exempt merely because it is made over the Internet, by catalog, or by other remote means. The Commonwealth of Kentucky requires Kentucky purchasers to report all purchases of tangible personal property or digital property that are not taxed by us and pay use tax on those purchases unless exempt under Kentucky law. The tax may be reported and paid on the Kentucky individual income tax return or by filing a consumer use tax return with the Kentucky Department of Revenue. These forms and corresponding instructions may be found on the Kentucky Department of Revenue’s Internet website.

Important Information Regarding Louisiana Sales/Use Tax

Hammacher Schlemmer does not collect Louisiana sales or use tax. Your purchase is subject to Louisiana use tax unless it is specifically exempt, and there is no exemption specifically based on the fact that a purchase is made over the internet, by catalog, or by other remote means. Louisiana law requires that use tax liability be paid annually on the Louisiana individual income tax return, or through other means as may be required by administrative rule by the secretary in accordance with the Administrative Procedure Act.

Important Information Regarding Oklahoma Sales/Use Tax

Hammacher Schlemmer is not required to collect and does not collect Oklahoma sales/use tax. Your purchase from us is subject to Oklahoma use tax unless it is specifically exempt from taxation. The purchase is not exempt merely because it is made over the Internet, by catalog, or by other remote means. The State of Oklahoma requires Oklahoma purchasers to report all purchases that were not taxed and pay tax on those purchases. The tax may be reported and paid on the Oklahoma individual income tax return [Form 511] or by filing a consumer use tax return [Form 21-1]. The referenced forms and corresponding instructions are available on the Oklahoma Tax Commission website, www.tax.ok.gov.

Important Information Regarding Rhode Island Sales/Use Tax

Rhode Island Sales & Use Tax Notice

Please be advised that pursuant to Rhode Island General Laws §§ 44-18-18 and 44-18-20, sales or use tax is due on taxable purchases made from Hammacher Schlemmer. If tax was not paid at the time of purchase, the State of Rhode Island requires all customers who use, store, or otherwise consume taxable goods or services in Rhode Island to file a signed use tax return, Form T-205. This form is available on the Rhode Island Division of Taxation’s website (www.tax.ri.gov).

Form T-205 is due on or before the 20th day of each month following the month in which purchases are made, and must be accompanied by a remittance for the amount due. Checks and money orders should be made payable to the Tax Administrator.

Please contact the Rhode Island Division of Taxation at (401) _574-8955 or tax.excise@tax.ri.gov with any questions. (August 2017 Notice 2017-05)

Important Information Regarding South Dakota Sales/Use Tax

Hammacher Schlemmer is not required to collect and does not collect South Dakota sales/use tax. Your purchase from us is subject to state use tax unless it is specifically exempt from taxation. The purchase is not exempt merely because it is made over the Internet, by catalog, or by other remote means. The state requires each South Dakota purchaser to report any purchase that was not taxed and pay tax on the purchase. The tax may be reported and paid on the South Dakota use tax form. The use tax form and corresponding instructions are available on the South Dakota Department of Revenue website.

Important Information Regarding Vermont Sales/Use Tax

Vermont law requires Hammacher Schlemmer to notify you that sales or use tax is due on nonexempt purchases made from our company, and the State of Vermont requires a Vermont purchaser to pay the tax due on his or her tax return.

Important Information Regarding Washington Sales/Use Tax

Sales or use tax is due on certain purchases; Washington requires the purchaser to file a use tax return; and this notice is provided under the requirements of Sec. 205 of RCW chapter 82.08.

Neither sales nor use tax is being collected or paid upon the sale; you may be required to pay sales or use tax directly to the department; and you may contact the Washington State Department of Revenue at 800-_647-7706 regarding whether and how to remit the sales or use tax to the department.