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Texas Sales and Use Tax Exemption Certification

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As a state institution of higher education, The University of Texas at El Paso is exempt from paying sales taxes for goods and services, under Chapter 20, Title 122A, Revised Civil Statues of Texas. The following actions may require that your department provide a Texas Sales and Use Tax Exemption Certification form in order to claim an exemption:

  • In-Person Purchases
  • Pro Card Transactions
  • Credit Applications
  • Vendor Requests

Effective March 23, 2016, the department employee making the purchase is responsible for completing, signing, and submitting the form. The form will no longer need to be routed through Purchasing.

Click here for a sample of the form and a blank form

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  • The University of Texas at El Paso.
  • 500 West University Avenue,
  • El Paso, Texas 79968
  • (915) 747-5000