THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO
Central Procurement Services
1225 East 60th Street - Chicago, Illinois 60637-2801
Phone: (773) 702-3320 Fax: (773) 702-0904
NOTICE OF TAX EXEMPT STATUS
Certificate of Exemption information
Dear Sir or Madam:
The University of Chicago is an exempt organization within the meaning of the Chicago
Sales Tax, Chapter 200.6 of the Municipal Code of the City of Chicago and has been issued
Exemption Number 6-0005-81. The University of Chicago has enjoyed exemption from the
Chicago Transaction Tax since 1974.
All purchases or rentals made by The University of Chicago are exempt from taxes under the
provisions of the Illinois Retailers' Occupation Tax Act, the Illinois Service Tax Act, the
Illinois Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Illinois Service Use Tax Act. The University's
State of Illinois Tax Exemption Number for these taxes is E9990-5280-04.
This purchase and or rental is for the exclusive use of a non-profit education and research
institution and is EXEMPT from Federal Manufactures and Retailers Excise Taxes. The
University of Chicago Federal Employer Identification Number is 36-2177139.
Gene Suwanski, C.P.M.
Reference Purchase Order #:________________
Reference Invoice #: _______________
Individual State Tax Exemption Numbers:
CONNECTICUT E-10044 MISSOURI 15085121
FLORIDA 78-11-052189-57C NEW YORK EX-125518
ILLINOIS E9990-5280-04 TENNESSEE 4-990224865-000-0
MASSACHUSETTS 362-177-139 WISCONSIN ES 2365