Graphic Arts Machinery and Equipment Included in Illinois Manufacturing Exemption

Effective July 1, 2017, graphic arts machinery and equipment are included in the Illinois manufacturing and assembling machinery and equipment exemption. Previously, equipment used in the graphic arts and printing industry were excluded from the manufacturing exemption as there was a separate exemption. This exemption expired August 30, 2014 under the Sunset provisions. For more information see our prior tip. (Illinois SB 9)