It’s Florida’s back-to-school tax-free weekend!
Soon, students will flock back-to-school and it’s time to maximize your savings!
Now is the time to save money on clothes, computers, and school supplies. The tax-free weekend runs from Friday, August 3th through Sunday, August 5th, 2018.
There are a multitude of sales this weekend as well, so conserve your hard-earned cash!
Here is a breakdown of the tax-free weekend:
- CLOTHING – Up to $60 each
Florida legislators were more generous than years past. Garments and accessories are tax-free up to $60 each.
- SHOES – Up to $60 per pair
Shoes are eligible for the tax exemption up to a maximum value of $60.
- SCHOOL SUPPLIES – Up to $15 each
Sales tax will not be charged on items such as pens, pencils, erasers, rulers, and glue. Particular items, such as staplers and computer paper are excluded.
For specifics, consult the Florida Department of Revenue.