The sales tax holiday weekend in Florida runs August 3-5, 2018.
Beginning midnight Friday through 11:59 p.m. Sunday, clothing items priced $75 or less, as well as school supplies and instructional materials priced $20 or less will be exempt from state sales tax.
The Wisconsin Department of Revenue said the state has a budget surplus because of a strong economy, good fiscal management, and the whole idea to return some of that money to tax payers in the form of a sales tax holiday.
There is no estimate of how much local governments lose from the weekend, but the cost to the state has been about $3.3 million to $3.4 million annually, according to data from the state Taxation and Revenue Department. For school supplies, each supply item must be $75 or less.
Sales of certain items are exempt from sales tax starting Wednesday through Sunday. Iowa's annual sales-tax holiday will be held today and Saturday.
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The list of tax-exempt items includes: ice packs, most batteries, portable radios, duct tape, notebook paper, diapers and light bulbs. Davis said she basically duplicated the language of Harris' bill other than increasing the amount of a new sales tax from one-third cent to 0.45-percent.
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Most delivery charges are included in the tax base for the sales tax and the use tax. Every year places like the Gulfport Premium Outlets gear up and offer even more sales on top of the already eliminated seven percent tax.
"They're losing a ton of money when they do this", Lumley said. The gift certificate can be used at any of the participating chamber businesses and works just like cash or a gift card.