Or. Admin. R. 150-317-1030 - Sourcing Commercial Activity to Oregon from Sales of Tangible Personal Property
Current through Register Vol. 61, No. 4, April 1, 2022
Example 1: A seller with a place of business in State A is a distributor of merchandise to retail outlets in multiple states. A purchaser with retail outlets in several states, including Oregon, makes arrangements to hire a common carrier to pick up merchandise, f.o.b. plant, at the seller's place of business and have it delivered to the purchaser's outlet in Oregon. The seller must treat this as a sale of property delivered to a purchaser in Oregon.
Example 2: A seller with a place of business in Oregon is a distributor of merchandise to retail outlets in multiple states. A purchaser with retail outlets in several states, including State A, sends its own truck to pick up the merchandise at the seller's place of business and have it transported to the purchaser's outlet in State A. The seller must treat this as a sale of property delivered to a purchaser in State A.
Example 3: A taxpayer in Oregon sold merchandise to a purchaser in State A. Taxpayer directed the manufacturer or supplier of the merchandise in State B to deliver the merchandise to the purchaser's customer in Oregon pursuant to purchaser's instructions. The sale by the taxpayer is in Oregon.
Example 4: The taxpayer, with inventory in State A, sold $100,000 of its products to a purchaser having branch stores in several states including Oregon. The order for the purchase was placed by the purchaser's central purchasing department located in State B. Of the total purchase order, $25,000 was shipped directly to purchaser's branch store in Oregon. The branch store in Oregon is the "purchaser within Oregon" with respect to $25,000 of the taxpayer's sales.
Example 5: The taxpayer makes a sale to a purchaser who maintains a central warehouse in Oregon at which all merchandise purchases are received. The purchaser reships the goods to its branch stores in other states for sale. All of taxpayer's products shipped to the purchaser's warehouse in Oregon are property delivered to a "purchaser within Oregon."
Example 6: The taxpayer, a business in State A, begins shipment of their product to the purchaser's place of business in State B. While enroute the product is diverted to the purchaser's place of business in Oregon to package the merchandise with the purchaser's logo. The sale by the taxpayer is in Oregon.
Statutory/Other Authority: ORS 305.100 & 317A.143
Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS 317A.128
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