Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Taxation
Department of Taxation
Retail Sales and Use Tax [23 VAC 10 ‑ 210]
Update Section 940 Regarding Medicines, Drugs, Eyeglasses and Related Items
Action 2197
General Information
Action Summary Clarifies the sales tax application to health care purchases, including prescription and nonprescription drugs, proprietary medicines, controlled drugs, and medical supplies and devices.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [000650]
Associated Mandates
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
3854 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/10/2007.
7436 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/12/2016.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Joe Mayer  / Lead Policy Analyst
Address: PO Box 27185
Richmond, VA 23261-7185
Email Address:
Phone: (804)371-2299    FAX: (804)371-2355    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.