As a state agency, the University is exempt from North Carolina sales and use tax for qualifying purchases effective July 1, 2004. The University’s North Carolina sales and use tax exemption number is 400019. This number is the University’s authority for purchasing items subject to sales and use tax without payment of tax to vendors. This exemption should only be used for direct purchases.
The following items are not exempt from state sales and use tax:
The university's tax exempt certificate can be found on the Tax Office webpage: http://finance.uncc.edu/controllers-office/tax-office