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What to know about this weekend’s Sales Tax Holiday

Published on August 4, 2016 under CommunityImpact

Back-to-school shoppers in Texas can save about 8 cents on every dollar from Aug. 5-7 on certain purchases—including clothing, backpacks and school supplies—during the annual Sales Tax Holiday weekend. Items purchased must each be priced at less than $100, according to the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts office’s website. For example, two items each priced at $80 would qualify for the exemption, but a purchase of a single $160 item would not qualify. “If you’re a parent and you’re looking to save money, it’s a good way to load up on some things,” said Kevin Lyons, press secretary for the […]

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Source: Community Impact- Round Rock