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Back-to-School Tax Free Holiday

posted Nov 4, 2010, 12:10 PM by Ehs Ptsa
This weekend!!! The state of Florida is having a back-to-school tax free holiday beginning 12:01 a.m., Friday, August 13, 2010, and ending at midnight, Sunday, August 15, 2010. In a nutshell, you won't have to pay sales tax on books, clothing, wallets, or bags, including handbags, backpacks, fanny packs, and diaper bags (excluding briefcases, suitcases, and other garment bags) having a sales price of $50 or less, or on sales of certain school supplies having a sales price of $10 or less. For the specifics, check out the official list from the state at http://dor.myflorid pdf/tax_relief_ poster.pdf.