Back-to-school tax holiday is Aug. 1-3 (DOCUMENT)

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Published: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 01:47 PM.

The back-to-school sales tax holiday—part of the $500 million in tax and fee cuts passed this session—is this weekend from Aug. 1-3. This sales tax holiday allows families to buy items they would need to gear up for the school year, including school supplies, clothing and electronics.

See the list of tax-exempt items>>

The back to school tax holiday includes clothes, backpacks, shoes and wallets up to $100, specified school supplies under $15 each, and the first $750 of a personal computer or computer-related accessories.  Follow this link to See the Florida Department of Revenue's detailed list of tax-free items.

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