Nebraska – Taxable Energy Drinks (Supplement or Nutrition)

SALT Report 3199 – Important Sales Tax Information Regarding Energy Drinks.  Taxable Energy drinks “[are] labeled with the Supplemental Facts box… [and designated as] dietary supplements.”  In contrast, energy drinks with a “Nutrition Facts [label]…are exempt as a food products.  Retailers must know the difference between a “food product” and a “dietary supplement,” to know when to tax energy drinks.

For Further Information:

Important Sales Tax Information Regarding Energy Drinks

REG-1-087 FOOD OR FOOD INGREDIENTS

Nebraska Sales and Use Tax Guide for Food, Food Ingredients and Dietary Supplements