Tax-Exempt Status

The University is tax-exempt under the doctrine of intergovernmental tax immunity.

Federal Tax Identification Numbers

The University's federal tax identification number is 04-3167352.

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts' tax identification number is 04-6002284. The Commonwealth's number is used for payroll tax purposes and reporting.

State Tax Exemption

In general, the University is exempt from state sales tax on purchases (Form ST-2 Certificate of Exemption (pdf).

Vendors requiring proof of exemption may request a Form ST-5 Sales Tax Exempt Certificate.