Massachusetts commercial farm sales tax exemption
If you are a Massachusetts commercial farmer you are eligible for a sales tax exemption on certain items!
Do you Qualify?
If you own a commercial farm, when purchasing specific items you automatically qualify for an exemption from the Massachusetts Sales Tax of 6.25%.
How to Qualify:
If you have a commercial farm, tax exempt status can be claimed by filling out a ST-12, downloadable here.
What is Covered Under this Sales Tax Exemption?
Under M.G.L. ch 64H Â§ 6 (r),(s) the following are exempt from the state sales tax, through a ST-12, if consumed and used directly and exclusively in agricultural production:
What Farm Items are not Taxable at all?
Under M.G.L. ch 64H Â§ 6 (p),(q), the following farm purchases are exempt from the state sales tax (you don’t need an ST-12 for these):
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