Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2015
Sales and Use Tax Annotations
550.0000 TAXABLE SALES OF FOOD PRODUCTS—Regulation 1603
550.0840 Independent Contractor. Irrespective of the conclusions stated in a written contract as to the relationship between an employer and a caterer, where the caterer purchases food, prepares and serves it (whether with its own employees or through a manager directing those on the payroll of another), and participates in the retail cash sale, the caterer is engaged in a retailing activity. The caterer is an independent contractor making taxable retail cash sales pursuant to a contract with the employer. 3/16/59.