Form ST-16 "Sales and Use Tax Certificate of Exemption" - Virginia

What Is Form ST-16?

This is a legal form that was released by the Virginia Department of Taxation - a government authority operating within Virginia. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

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  • Released on September 1, 2015;
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Form ST-16
COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
SALES AND USE TAX CERTIFICATE OF EXEMPTION
For use by watermen who extract fish, bivalves, or crustaceans from waters for commercial purposes;
or for motor fuel or alternative fuel purchased for commercial watercraft owned by a private business
and used in the conduct of its business and operations.
To:________________________ _____________________________________Date: ____________________________
Name of Supplier
________________________________________________________________________________________________
Number and Street or Rural Route
City, Town or Post Office
State
Zip Code
The Virginia Retail Sales and Use Tax Act provides that the sales and use tax shall not apply to machinery, tools, fishing boats
including engines, repair and replacement parts therefor, fuel or supplies when sold to and purchased by watermen for use
by them in extracting fish, bivalves, or crustaceans from waters for commercial purposes or for motor fuel or alternative fuel
purchased for commercial watercraft owned by a private business and used in the conduct of its business and operations,
including but not limited to the transport of persons or property.
The undersigned waterman hereby certifies that all machinery, tools, fishing boats including engines, repair parts therefor or
replacement thereof, fuel and supplies will be purchased or leased for use in extracting fish, bivalves, or crustaceans from
waters for commercial purposes or for motor fuel or alternative fuel purchased for commercial watercraft owned by a private
business and used in the conduct of its business and operations.
Name of
Purchaser ________________________________________________________________________________
Trading as Name _________________________________________________________________________________
Registration No., if any _____________________________________________________________________________
Address ________________________________________________________________________________________
Number and Street or Rural Route
City, Town or Post Office
State and ZIP Code
I certify that I am authorized to sign this Certificate of Exemption and that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, it is true
and correct, made in good faith, pursuant to the Virginia Retail Sales and Use Tax Act.
By: _________________________________________________
Title: ___________________________________
Signature
If the purchaser is a corporation, an officer of the corporation or other person authorized to sign on behalf of the corporation
must sign; if a partnership, one partner must sign; if an unincorporated association, a member must sign; if a sole proprietorship,
the proprietor must sign.
1. Information for
purchaser
- Items purchased for personal, family, or home use or consumption are subject to the tax.
THIS EXEMPTION DOES NOT APPLY TO THE PURCHASE OF VESSELS AND BOATS SUBJECT TO THE WATERCRAFT
SALES AND USE TAX.
2. Information for supplier - A supplier is required to have on file only one Certificate of Exemption properly executed by
the
purchaser
who buys tax exempt tangible personal property for the purpose indicated thereon.
Va. Dept. of Taxation
ST- 16 W 6201064
Rev 09/15
Form ST-16
COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
SALES AND USE TAX CERTIFICATE OF EXEMPTION
For use by watermen who extract fish, bivalves, or crustaceans from waters for commercial purposes;
or for motor fuel or alternative fuel purchased for commercial watercraft owned by a private business
and used in the conduct of its business and operations.
To:________________________ _____________________________________Date: ____________________________
Name of Supplier
________________________________________________________________________________________________
Number and Street or Rural Route
City, Town or Post Office
State
Zip Code
The Virginia Retail Sales and Use Tax Act provides that the sales and use tax shall not apply to machinery, tools, fishing boats
including engines, repair and replacement parts therefor, fuel or supplies when sold to and purchased by watermen for use
by them in extracting fish, bivalves, or crustaceans from waters for commercial purposes or for motor fuel or alternative fuel
purchased for commercial watercraft owned by a private business and used in the conduct of its business and operations,
including but not limited to the transport of persons or property.
The undersigned waterman hereby certifies that all machinery, tools, fishing boats including engines, repair parts therefor or
replacement thereof, fuel and supplies will be purchased or leased for use in extracting fish, bivalves, or crustaceans from
waters for commercial purposes or for motor fuel or alternative fuel purchased for commercial watercraft owned by a private
business and used in the conduct of its business and operations.
Name of
Purchaser ________________________________________________________________________________
Trading as Name _________________________________________________________________________________
Registration No., if any _____________________________________________________________________________
Address ________________________________________________________________________________________
Number and Street or Rural Route
City, Town or Post Office
State and ZIP Code
I certify that I am authorized to sign this Certificate of Exemption and that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, it is true
and correct, made in good faith, pursuant to the Virginia Retail Sales and Use Tax Act.
By: _________________________________________________
Title: ___________________________________
Signature
If the purchaser is a corporation, an officer of the corporation or other person authorized to sign on behalf of the corporation
must sign; if a partnership, one partner must sign; if an unincorporated association, a member must sign; if a sole proprietorship,
the proprietor must sign.
1. Information for
purchaser
- Items purchased for personal, family, or home use or consumption are subject to the tax.
THIS EXEMPTION DOES NOT APPLY TO THE PURCHASE OF VESSELS AND BOATS SUBJECT TO THE WATERCRAFT
SALES AND USE TAX.
2. Information for supplier - A supplier is required to have on file only one Certificate of Exemption properly executed by
the
purchaser
who buys tax exempt tangible personal property for the purpose indicated thereon.
Va. Dept. of Taxation
ST- 16 W 6201064
Rev 09/15