Alabama's tax-free holiday weekend begins today, July 20th, and ends on Sunday, July 22nd! During these 3 days certain goods can be purchased tax-free, so make sure you know how to take advantage of the savings.
Below are some of the items that will be tax-exempt for the shopping holiday:
- Clothing: Including coats, diapers, and shoes. $100 or less per article of clothing.
- Computers: Including computer packages, PDAs, software, printers, and print cartridges. Single purchase of $750 or less.
- School and Art Supplies: (Based on school lists) Backpacks, lunchboxes, and calculators. $50 or less per item.
- Books: Up to $30.
Tax-free weekend offers great savings on hundreds of items, but not everything is exempt. For example, items such as cosmetics, handbags, cell phones and video games will not be exempt. See more info here.