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sales tax on shipping charges in the State of Virginia

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Does the State of Virginia charge sales tax on shipping and handling charges?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Ed Johnson replied 10 years ago.

DearCustomer

Separately stated shipping chargeds, including postage, are not subject to Virginia sales tax. However, shipping charges that are combined with handling or other fees as a single charge are subject to sales tax.