Towson University is a state agency and as such is exempt from sales tax collected by merchants on items purchased in the state.
- Use Tax refers to tax on items purchased from sources in other states that may also honor the exempt status. Ask out-of-state vendors if they will honor the tax exemption.
- Always tell the vendor that your purchase is tax exempt.
- A copy of the tax exempt number certificate can be obtained from Financial Services.
Contact the Financial Services Help Line at 410-704-5599