Jul 26 2017 20648 1Texas Sales Tax Holiday Is Aug 1113

Jul 26 2017 20648 1Texas Sales Tax Holiday Is Aug 1113

Texas Sales Tax Holiday is Aug. 11-13 

(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds shoppers they can save money on certain items during the state's annual sales tax holiday. This year, the sales tax holiday is scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 11-13.

The law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced below $100 from sales tax, saving shoppers about $8 on every $100 they spend during the weekend.

“Most folks won’t hear the back-to-school bell for another month, but it’s never too early to take advantage of the opportunity to save money on everything from ball caps to ballpoint pens,” Hegar said. “As the father of three young children, I know how these expenses can add up.”

Lists of apparel and school supplies that may be purchased tax-free can be found on the Comptroller's website at TexasTaxHoliday.org.

This year, shoppers will save an estimated $87 million in state and local sales taxes during the sales tax holiday.

Texas’ tax holiday weekend has been an annual event since 1999.


Morris "Bill" Austin ~ REALTOR® ~ Team Price Real Estate

Serving Sellers and Buyers in the Austin Texas Metro since 2007

Direct ~ 512-709-6343 ~ Email ~ [email protected] 

bill.buyinginaustin.com ~ @AustinTxHome ~ LinkedIn ~ Facebook ~ ActiveRain


Bill Austin Headshot
Author:
Phone: 512-709-6343
Dated: July 26th 2017
Views: 44
About Bill: ...

Property Search








RSS Feed

View our latest blog posts in your RSS reader. Click here to access. RSS

Search Blog

Recent Blogs

903 Turtle Creekk Bld Austin Tx 78745 - Open House Saturday August 18,
5 Clever Ways To Repel Mosquitoes Without Killing Your Outdoor Vibe - 5 Clever Ways to Repel Mosquitoes
How To Make A Small Living Space Look Larger - Wish your living room were 50
Awesome Austin Area Schools - The Greater Austin Area is home to

Saved Properties

This is a list of your favorite properties. We will email you if a property is reduced or leaves the market.

Click 'Save' to add a property to this list.

Register / Login

New & returning visitors please enter your information to login.

By clicking 'register' you are agreeing to our terms of use & giving us expressed written consent to contact you.

Questions? Comments? Complaints?

This message will go directly to the head of our team.

Location & Address

Team Price Inc.
7320 N Mo-Pac Ste 305
Austin, TX
512-270-7326
888-643-9502