Sales Tax Free weekend Aug. 2-6
It's Sales Tax Holiday weekend! The sales tax holiday began Friday morning, Aug. 2 and runs through Tuesday, Aug. 6. Classroom supplies, clothing and computer equipment up to $1,000 will have no sales tax this weekend. Take advantage and do your back-to-school shopping.
From the Florida Department of Revenue:
The 2019 Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday was passed by the Florida Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Ron DeSantis. During this sales tax holiday period, qualifying items will be exempt from tax including: certain school supplies selling for $15 or less per item; and clothing, footwear, and certain accessories selling for $60 or less per item; and computers and certain accessories selling for $1,000 or less per item, when purchased for noncommercial or personal use.
Public Information Officer Debbie Ward can be reached at email@example.com or (850) 233-5100, Ext. 2261.