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Sales Tax Weekend Holiday starts Friday
August 4, 2014 Texas Sales Tax Holiday This Weekend - Aug. 8 to 10
(AUSTIN) - Texas Comptroller Susan Combs reminds shoppers the annual sales tax holiday is scheduled for this Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 8 -10.
The law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced under $100 from sales tax, which could save shoppers about $8 on every $100 they spend during the weekend.
Lists of apparel and school supplies that may be purchased tax free can be found on the Comptroller's website.
This year, shoppers will save an estimated $82.7 million in state and local sales taxes during the Sales Tax Holiday.