1040-US: Sales tax paid on a major purchase (specified item) to a nonresident state

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Question

What should I do with sales taxes paid on a major purchase (specified item) to a nonresident state?

Answer

Sales taxes paid on a major purchase item to a nonresident state can be added to the resident state tax table amount, but only the extent of tax that would have been paid had the item been purchased in the state of residence at the specified rate.

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