Attention shoppers: Sales tax holiday details for your back-to-school shopping
You’ll be doing your back-to-school shopping before you know it. It can get very expensive, but there’s some good news: the sales tax holiday is back this year.
Here are the dates and times you’ll want to mark on your calendar:
The holiday starts on Friday, August 4, 2017 at 12:00 a.m. and ends on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.
During those times, certain items are exempt from sales and use tax.
The following items qualify for the sales tax holiday:
- An item of clothing priced at $75 or less;
- An item of school supplies priced at $20 or less; and
- An item of school instructional material priced at $20 or less.