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Federal/State:Wisconsin
Bill:WI AB 841 - Imposing tax on prepared foods
Summary:Would define prepared foods for purposes of imposing sales and use taxes. Under current law, the sale of food and food ingredients is exempt from the sales and use tax. The exemption, however, does not apply to candy, soft drinks, dietary supplements, and prepared food. Under current law, for sales and use tax purposes, prepared food does not include, among other things, two or more food ingredients that are mixed or combined by a retailer for sale as a single item sold unheated, and sold by volume or weigh
Sponsor(s):Representative Jeremy Thiesfeldt (R) (co-sponsor Schraa, Craig, Kuglitsch, Kleefisch, Czaja, Brooks, Spiros, Ripp and Jacque)
Status:
As of 3/18/2014: For status updates, visit the state legislature's website.