BY D. SCOTT LINDSTROM
July 02, 2018 08:30 PM
“A few examples of the differing standards:
▪ New Jersey knitters pay sales tax on yarn purchased for art projects, but not on yarn earmarked for sweaters.
▪ Texas taxes sales of plain deodorant at 6.25 percent, but imposes no tax on deodorant with antiperspirant.
▪ Illinois categorizes Twix as food but Snickers as candy, because Twix has flour and Snickers does not.”