Sales Tax Holiday

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August 07, 2020 - 8:19 am
Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Texas' annual back-to-school sales tax holiday is still taking place.
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May 23, 2020 - 4:51 pm
Texas' annual sales tax holiday on the purchase of certain energy efficient products is this weekend.
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April 22, 2020 - 12:26 pm
Despite the coronavirus pandemic, natural disasters and severe weather can still strike. Texas will hold its annual emergency preparedness sales tax holiday this weekend, April 25-27.
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August 09, 2019 - 8:49 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- The state's annual back-to-school sales tax holiday is upon us. Texas' annual sales tax holiday runs through midnight Sunday, August 11. The law, in place since 1999, exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced below $100 from sales tax, saving...
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May 25, 2019 - 10:23 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- This weekend marks Texas' annual sales tax holiday for energy-efficient appliances and products. The program covers purchases of the following items carrying ENERGY STAR labels: air conditioners (with a sales price of $6,000 or less) refrigerators (with a sales price of $2,...
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April 26, 2019 - 9:38 pm
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- Texas' annual sales tax holiday for emergency preparation supplies is upon us. State law calls for an annual sales tax holiday for emergency preparedness supplies, which runs from midnight on Saturday, April 27 through Monday, April 29. Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar says...
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August 09, 2018 - 3:08 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Texas' annual back-to-school sales tax holiday is this weekend. An annual event since 1999, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar says shoppers will save an estimated $90.3 million in state and local sales taxes this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The law exempts most clothing, footwear,...
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April 25, 2018 - 11:53 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- The annual sales tax holiday on purchases of emergency supplies is this weekend, April 28-30. "The severe weather we had last year - particularly Hurricane Harvey - was a stark reminder that Texans should be prepared for emergencies at all times," Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar said...
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August 08, 2017 - 7:12 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) - Yet another sign that school is about to start... Texas' back-to-school sales tax holiday is this upcoming weekend, August 11-13. The annual event, since 1999, exempts retailers from collecting sales tax on apparel, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced under $100, meaning...
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May 24, 2017 - 2:23 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Texas families can save on the purchase of certain water- and energy-efficient products during the state’s Water-Efficient Products and ENERGY STAR® sales tax holidays, both set for this Saturday through Monday, May 27-29. The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts estimates shoppers...
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