Back to School Sales Tax Holiday

By state law, the sales tax holiday begins on the first Friday in August and continues through the following Sunday. In 2013, the three-day holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 2, and runs through Sunday, Aug. 4. Certain back-to-school purchases, such as clothing, school supplies, computers, and other items as defined by the statute, are exempt from sales tax for this time period only.

Tax Holiday Information



Cities/Counties Not Participating

2013 Rate Tables

2013 Rate Cards

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