The KU School of Medicine-Wichita is sales tax exempt by state statute. KSA 79-3606(b) exempts all sales of tangible personal property and services, including renting and leasing of property, purchased directly by a nonprofit educational institution. This includes purchases from state funds and from KUEA funds.
The Sales and Use Tax Entity Exemption Certificate can be printed for vendors from the myKUMC intranet by KUMC employees with credentials.
If a vendor asks for our tax exempt number, explain we are exempt by state statute KSA 79-3606(b) and provide them with a copy of the exemption certificate.
The University's federal tax ID # is 48-1124839