White Goods Disposal Tax
White goods disposal tax is collected for the disposal
of white goods, which includes refrigerators, ranges, water heaters,
freezers, unit air conditioners, washing machines, dishwashers,
clothes dryers, and other similar domestic and commercial large
appliances. The white goods disposal tax is $3.00 and is applicable
to all new white goods sold by a retailer or purchased outside
North Carolina for storage, use, or consumption in North Carolina.
It applies to all new white goods with or without chlorofluorocarbon
The white goods disposal tax is to be reported separately
to the Department on the White Goods Disposal Tax Return, Form
E-500H. Information about the filing frequency and due date requirements
can be found in Filing Frequency
and Due Dates. For additional information on the white goods
disposal tax, refer to Sales and Use Tax Technical 29-1.