"Back to School" Sales Tax Holiday Season Underway: Several States to Hold Sales Tax Holidays August 4-5, 2012

Aug 3rd, 2012

Several states will be holding their annual sales tax holidays this weekend. A sales tax holiday is an opportunity for consumers to purchase various items, typically school supplies, clothing, and computers free from state sales tax. Below is a list of states that will be participating in a sales tax holiday this weekend (August 4-5, 2012):

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Florida
  • Iowa
  • Louisiana
  • Missouri
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • Oklahoma
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Virginia

Various other states will also be holding sales tax holidays in the coming weeks. Please check with your state's Department of Revenue for further information.