Home > Manage Your Account > Tax Forms & FAQs > Property Tax FAQs > Why was I charged sales tax even with an exemption certificate?

Property Tax FAQs

Why was I charged sales tax even with an exemption certificate?

Marlin, as the owner of the leased equipment, is required to report all leased equipment, even if the equipment is leased by lessees in the government, church or non-profit sectors. Since Marlin is not a tax-exempt entity and is the owner of the equipment, the lessee’s tax exemption does not pass to Marlin. The tax assessors of each individual jurisdiction make the determination as to whether or not to assess taxes on the assets.

Still need help?

Contact Marlin