TX—Sales & Use Tax: Landscaping and Lawn Care Services Taxability

TX: The Comptroller of Public Accounts has issued a publication discussing the applicability of the Texas sales and use tax to landscaping, lawn, and plant care services. The publication provides that individuals must collect sales and use tax if they do any landscaping or lawn or plant care. It includes all work to maintain or improve lawns, gardens, ornamental plants, and trees. The publication lists taxable and non-taxable landscaping and lawn care services and advises

Taxpayers to report non-taxable service charges separately from taxable services to avoid tax collection. In addition, the publication deals with, among other things, the taxation of materials, supplies, and equipment; reselling a landscaping service; Applicability of the tax to landscape gardeners and architects; self-employed lawn and garden maintenance services and liens for construction work, including landscaping of new residential buildings.


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