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what states charge sales tax on mechnical or body shop lab

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what states charge sales tax on mechnical or body shop labor?
I am sorry, what you are asking requires a search of each state's laws individually for each of the 50 states and as such the time required is well beyond the scope of this service as the time would take far beyond any amount being offered here. We are sorry but we cannot do state by state research for all 50 states.
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See UT Tax Publication 25, which states that sales tax is due on "Charges for labor and parts (even if the parts are not actually
used) to repair, renovate or clean tangible personal property
or products transferred electronically." Thus, a car is tangible personal property and any labor for repair, cleaning or renovating that car would be subject to sales tax, except for labor for warranty work. Also, see: UT Sales Tax Body and Repair Shops.


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