You wonder whether North Carolina will have its own tax-free holiday weekend?
School supplies priced at $50 or less per item: includes textbooks, notebooks, paper, writing instruments, crayons, art supplies, rulers, book bags, backpacks, handheld calculators, graphing calculators, chalk, maps, and globes.
It wasn't a holiday from work, but the sales tax holiday weekend in Tennessee has many retailers smiling today.
Nonexempt accessories include jewelry, handbags, luggage, umbrellas, wallets, watches, and other similar items carried on or about the human body.
Seventeen states schedule tax holidays throughout the year, according to the Federation of Tax Administrators.
Norah Johnson, 8, shows her mother Tracy a flexible ruler as they shop for back-to-school supplies on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018, at Shopko in West Bend, Wisconsin.
Retailers exempt sales tax on back-to-school clothing and supplies beginning midnight Friday, Aug. 3, through 11.59 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5.
- A five-day sales tax holiday is kicking off in Wisconsin as people start their back-to-school shopping. Clothing items up to $75 each and school supplies or instructional materials up to $20 each will be free of taxes if purchased during this weekend.
Wisconsin's five-day sales tax holiday is about to begin. Georgia repealed a tax holiday last year, and the Massachusetts Legislature this year defeated a proposed holiday, Anklam said. That's because shoppers went shopping over the weekend in droves.
What neighboring states still hold tax free holidays?
Guys can spiff up their look with ties and wallets - even sports shoes are included.
"Due to sound fiscal management and a strong economy, the state had nearly a $400 million budget surplus", said Department of Revenue Secretary Richard Chandler in a statement last week.
"The people of OH deserve to keep more of the money they earn so that they can more easily provide these essentials for their families", said McColley.