Category Archives: State Sales Tax Holidays

Mississippi 2nd Amendment Hunting Sales Tax Holiday

August 26, 2018

Don’t miss this year’s Mississippi Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday when shopping for hunting supplies. The Second Amendment tax free weekend takes place over 3 days:

Friday, August 24
Saturday, August 25
Sunday, August 26

On these dates, sportsmen and women can purchase virtually any item for use during the upcoming hunting season and pay no Mississippi state or local sales tax! Includes bows, arrows, clothing, tree stands, knives, decoys, binoculars and range finders, scopes, GPS, hearing protection, holsters, belts, and slings.

Many hunting supply stores will be having special sales on eligible items in conjunction with the Mississippi Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday. Walmart, Academy Sports + Outdoors, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Sports Authority, Bass Pro Shops, Cabelas, Gander Mountain, and Primos Hunting have frequent 2nd Amendment tax free weekend sales and special sportsman tax holiday promotions.

Be sure to take advantage of the Mississippi Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday and tax free weekend: August 24-25-26, 2018.

Connecticut Sales Tax Holiday Free Weekend

August 24, 2018

Don’t miss this year’s Connecticut Sales Tax Holiday when doing your back-to-school shopping. Unlike most states where the tax free weekend lasts only a few days, Connecticut’s tax holiday continues for an entire week:

Sunday, August 19
Monday, August 20
Tuesday, August 21
Wednesday, August 22
Thursday, August 23
Friday, August 24
Saturday, August 25

On these dates, you can purchase these items free of Connecticut state sales tax:

– Clothing and footwear priced at $100 or less per item. Excludes clothing accessories and protective or athletic clothing.

Many stores will be having special back to school sales on eligible items in conjunction with the sales tax holiday. Walmart, Target, Belk, Neiman Marcus, Lord & Taylor, Famous Footwear, Dillard’s, Kmart, Sears, JCPenney, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and Marshalls have frequent tax free weekend sales and back to school tax holiday promotions.

Be sure to take advantage of the Connecticut Sales Tax Holiday and back-to-school tax free weekend: August 19-25, 2018.

Louisiana 2nd Amendment Hunting Sales Tax Holiday

August 22, 2018

Louisiana hunters, I have some bad news: Louisiana will not be having a Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday or tax free weekend in 2018. The tax and budget deal passed by the legislature will end Louisiana’s state sales tax holidays until at least 2025. All purchases of hunting supplies will be subject to the normal combined state + county + city sales tax rate. In most areas, the total sales tax is between 9% and 10%.

In previous years, sportsmen and women could purchase virtually any item for use during the upcoming hunting season and receive a 2% rate reduction of Louisiana state sales tax. Bows, arrows, clothing, tree stands, knives, decoys, binoculars and range finders, scopes, GPS, even ATVs (four wheelers) were included.

Maryland Sales Tax Holiday Free Weekend

August 17, 2018

Don’t miss this year’s Maryland Sales Tax Holiday when doing your back-to-school shopping. Unlike most states where the tax free weekend lasts only a few days, Maryland’s tax holiday continues for an entire week!

Sunday, August 12
Monday, August 13
Tuesday, August 14
Wednesday, August 15
Thursday, August 16
Friday, August 17
Saturday, August 18

On these dates, you can purchase these items free of Maryland state sales tax:

– Clothing and footwear priced at $100 or less per item. Accessories such as jewelry, watches, watchbands, handbags, handkerchiefs, umbrellas, scarves, ties, headbands, and belt buckles are excluded.

Many stores will be having special back to school sales on eligible items in conjunction with the sales tax holiday. Walmart, Target, Belk, Lord & Taylor, Neiman Marcus, Famous Footwear, Dillard’s, Kmart, Sears, JCPenney, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Marshalls, and Bon-Ton have frequent tax free weekend sales and back to school tax holiday promotions.

Be sure to take advantage of the Maryland Sales Tax Holiday and back-to-school tax free weekend: August 12-18, 2018.

Texas Sales Tax Holiday Free Weekend

August 12, 2018

Don’t miss this year’s Texas Sales Tax Holiday when doing your back-to-school shopping. The tax free weekend takes place over 3 days:

Friday, August 10
Saturday, August 11
Sunday, August 12

On these dates, you can purchase these items free of Texas state sales tax:

– Clothing and footwear priced at $100 or less per article. Excludes accessories, athletic or protective clothing, and rentals of clothing or footwear. Backpacks used by elementary and secondary school students are included
– School supplies priced at $100 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, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Marshalls, Best Buy, Office Depot, Office Max, and Staples are all good bets for tax free weekend sales and special back to school tax holiday promotions.

Be sure to take advantage of the Texas Sales Tax Holiday and back-to-school tax free weekend: August 10-11-12, 2018.

Massachusetts Sales Tax Holiday Free Weekend

August 12, 2018

Don’t miss the Massachusetts Sales Tax Holiday when doing your back-to-school shopping. The tax free weekend takes place over 2 days:

Saturday, August 11
Sunday, August 12

On those dates, you can purchase most items priced at $2,500 or less without paying Massachusetts state sales tax. These items are NOT included: restaurant meals, motor vehicles, motorboats, and tobacco. Any item priced over $2,500 will be subject to the full 6.25% tax rate.

Many stores will be having special back to school sales on eligible items in conjunction with the sales tax holiday. Walmart, Target, Shoe Carnival, Famous Footwear, 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 Massachusetts Sales Tax Holiday and back-to-school tax free weekend: August 11-12, 2018.

Arkansas Sales Tax Holiday Free Weekend

August 4, 2018

Don’t miss this year’s Arkansas Sales Tax Holiday when doing your back-to-school shopping. The tax free weekend takes place over 2 days:

Saturday, August 4
Sunday, August 5

On these dates, you can purchase these items free of Arkansas state AND local county and city sales tax:

– Clothing and footwear priced at less than $100 per article.
– School supplies, school art supplies, and school instructional materials.

Many stores will be having special back to school sales on eligible items in conjunction with the sales tax holiday. Walmart, Target, Belk, Shoe Carnival, 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 Arkansas Sales Tax Holiday and back-to-school tax free weekend: August 4-5, 2018.

Wisconsin Sales Tax Holiday Free Weekend

August 4, 2018

This year, Wisconsin will hold their first-ever Back to School Sales Tax Holiday! The tax free weekend takes place over 4 days:

Wednesday, August 1
Thursday, August 2
Friday, August 3
Saturday, August 4

On these dates, you can purchase these items free of Wisconsin state sales tax:

– Computers priced at $750 or less per item. Excludes computer software and any items which will be used in a trade or business.
– School computer supplies priced at $250 or less per item.
– School supplies priced at $75 or less per item.
– Clothing and footwear priced at $75 or less per item. Accessories such as jewelry, handbags, wallets, watches, backpacks, and similar items do not qualify for the Sales Tax Holiday.

Many stores will be having special back to school sales on eligible items in conjunction with the sales tax holiday. Walmart, Target, Belk, Shoe Carnival, Famous Footwear, Shopko, Kmart, Sears, JCPenney, Neiman Marcus, Lord & Taylor, Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Marshalls, Kohl’s, Old Navy, Younkers, 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 Wisconsin Sales Tax Holiday and back-to-school tax free weekend: August 1-2-3-4, 2018.

Missouri Sales Tax Holiday Free Weekend

August 3, 2018

Don’t miss this year’s Missouri Sales Tax Holiday when doing your back-to-school shopping. The tax free weekend takes place over 3 days:

Friday, August 3
Saturday, August 4
Sunday, August 5

On these dates, you can purchase these items free of Missouri state sales tax:

– Clothing priced at $100 or less per item. Excludes clothing accessories.
– School supplies priced at $50 or less per purchase.
– Computers and computer peripheral devices priced at $1,500 or less per item.
– Computer software items priced at $350 or less per item.
– Graphing calculators priced at $150 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 Carnival, 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 Missouri Sales Tax Holiday and back-to-school tax free weekend: August 3-4-5, 2018.

Oklahoma Sales Tax Holiday Free Weekend

August 3, 2018

Don’t miss this year’s Oklahoma Sales Tax Holiday when doing your back-to-school shopping. The tax free weekend takes place over 3 days:

Friday, August 3
Saturday, August 4
Sunday, August 5

On these dates, you can purchase these items free of Oklahoma state sales tax:

-Clothing and footwear priced at less than $100 per item. Excludes athletic or protective footwear or clothing, rentals, and accessories (jewelry, handbags, luggage, umbrellas, wallets, and watches.)

Many stores will be having special back to school sales on eligible items in conjunction with the sales tax holiday. Walmart, Target, Belk, Shoe Carnival, 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 Oklahoma Sales Tax Holiday and back-to-school tax free weekend: August 3-4-5, 2018.