Qualifying Clothing Now Exempt In New York

Effective April 1, 2006, New York State no longer charges sales and use tax on clothing, footwear, and items used to make or repair clothing, costing less than $110 per item. In addition, any county or city in New York was authorized to enact this exemption for clothing and footwear, effective June 1, 2006. (S.B. 7193, Laws 2006; New York State Department of Taxation and Finance)

Posted on August 18, 2006