Don’t miss this year’s Alabama Sales Tax Holiday when doing your back-to-school shopping. The tax free weekend takes place over 3 days. NOTE: The dates have been moved up 2 weeks earlier vs last year:
Friday, July 21
Saturday, July 22
Sunday, July 23
On these dates, you can purchase these items free of Alabama state sales tax:
– Clothing priced at $100 or less per article. Excludes accessories and protective or recreational equipment.
– Computers, computer software, and school computer supplies priced at $750 or less per total purchase. Excludes purchases for commercial use.
– Noncommercial school supplies priced at $50 or less per item.
– Noncommercial books priced at $30 or less per item.
Many stores will be having special back to school sales on eligible items in conjunction with the sales tax holiday. Walmart, Target, Belk, Shoe Station, Famous Footwear, Dillard’s, Kmart, Sears, JCPenney, Neiman Marcus, Lord & Taylor, Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Marshalls, Kohl’s, Old Navy, Best Buy, Office Depot, Office Max, and Staples have frequent tax free weekend sales and back to school tax holiday promotions.
Be sure to take advantage of the Alabama Sales Tax Holiday and back-to-school tax free weekend: July 21-22-23, 2017.