Machinery & Tool Taxes

Manufacturer Requirements


Manufacturers are not subject to the business license tax. Your business may be required to register with the Internal Revenue Service and the Department of Taxation for the collection of payroll and sales taxes.

Machinery & Tools


The tax for machinery and tools is $4 per $100 value. Machinery and Tools is equipment used by a manufacturer directly in the production of goods. Returns are due no later than May 1 for equipment in use as of Jan. 1 of a tax year. Machinery and Tools are valued at 25% of original cost of each item, including any associated freight, installation and finance costs.