Virginia to Reduce Tax Rate on Qualifying Personal Hygiene Products

Nov 4th, 2019

Effective January 1, 2020, Virginia will reduce the tax rate on purchases of qualifying personal hygiene products to 2.5%. Qualifying personal hygiene products include disposable incontinence products and disposable or reusable feminine hygiene products. Examples of qualifying incontinence products include disposable diapers, disposable undergarments, disposable pads, and disposable bed sheets. Examples of disposable or reusable feminine hygiene products include menstrual cups, menstrual pads, panty liners, sanitary napkins, and tampons.