District of Columbia to Exempt Diapers and Feminine Hygiene Products

Monday, December 12th, 2016

 
 
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The District of Columbia recently passed a law to exempt sales of feminine hygiene products and diapers. The exemption will take effect in January 2017.

Currently sales of these products are taxable as tangible personal property. The new exemption will apply to diapers and feminine hygiene products. These include washable and reusable diapers as well as incontinence products for any age or gender.

http://lims.dccouncil.us/Download/35554/B21-0696-SignedAct.pdf


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