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Tax Exemption FAQs
Updated: 11/26/19

1. When may uniformed members/DoD civilian employees be granted exemption from local tax (i.e., hotel, meals, rental car, etc.) under federal law?

2. Are uniformed members/DoD civilian employees ever authorized an exemption from hotel or occupancy taxes when payment is not made directly by a Federal Agency?

For more information and locations offering tax exemptions, please visit the GSA website ( or you may access the GSA list from our website by clicking on State Tax Exemption Listings.



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