Sales Tax Holidays 2018

Sales Tax Holidays are valid in stores and online during the dates specified. Online order taxes are computed based on the delivery address.
Sales tax holiday participation and rate subject to change and may vary by local city, county, or district. See store for details.

State Start Date End Date Eligible Items
Alabama 7/20/2018 7/22/2018 1. Clothing – $100 or less per article (excluding accessories and protective or recreational equipment)
2. Single purchases ($750 or less) of computers, computer software, and school computer supplies (excluding purchases for commercial use)
3. Noncommercial school supplies – $50 or less per item
4. Noncommercial purchases of books – $30 or less per item
Note: Not all counties and municipalities are participating in the sales tax holiday so county, city, and district tax may still apply to qualifying purchases.
Arkansas 8/4/2018 8/5/2018 1. Clothing and footwear – less than $100 per item
2. Clothing accessories and equipment – less than $50 per item
3. School supplies, school art supplies, and school instructional materials
Connecticut 8/19/2018 8/25/2018 1. Clothing and footwear – Less than $100 per item (excluding clothing accessories and protective or athletic clothing).
Florida 8/3/2018 8/5/2018 1. Clothing, footwear, wallets and book bags ≤ $60 per item
2. School supplies ≤ $15 per item
Georgia N/A N/A Not participating in 2018
Iowa 8/3/2018 8/4/2018 1. Clothing and footwear – less than $100 per item (excluding clothing accessories)
Lousiana 8/3/2018 8/4/2018 Suspended until 2025 (or further notice), but we will honor previously announced savings for 2018. See store for details.
Maryland 8/12/2018 8/18/2018 1. Clothing & footwear ≤ $100 per item (excluding accessories)
Massachusetts N/A N/A Not announced for 2018
Mississippi 7/27/2018 7/28/2018 1. Clothing and footwear – less than $100 per item
Note: Not all counties and municipalities are participating in the sales tax holiday so county, city, and district tax may still apply to qualifying purchases.
Missouri 8/3/2018 8/5/2018 1. Clothing – $100 or less per item (excluding clothing accessories)
2. School supplies – $50 or less per item
3. Computer Software – $350 or less per item
4. Computers/computer peripheral devices – $1,500 or less
5. Graphing calculators – $150 or less per item
Note: Not all counties and municipalities are participating in the sales tax holiday so county, city, and district tax may still apply to qualifying purchases.
New Mexico 8/3/2018 8/5/2018 1. Clothing and footwear items – less than $100 per item (excluding accessories, athletic or protective clothing or footwear)
2. School supplies – less than $30 per item
3. Computers, e–readers that have computing functions, and tablets – $1,000 or less per item
4. Certain computer related items – $500 or less per item
5. Book bags, backpacks, maps and globes – less than $100 per item
6. Handheld calculators – less than $200 per item
Note: Retailers are not required to participate.
Ohio 8/3/2018 8/5/2018 1. A clothing item priced at $75 or less
2. An item of school supplies priced at $20 or less
3. An item of school instructional material priced at $20 or less
Note: Items used in a trade or business are not exempt under the sales tax holiday.
Oklahoma 8/3/2018 8/5/2018 1. Clothing and footwear – less than $100 per item (excluding accessories, special clothing or footwear primarily designed for athletic activity or protective use that is not normally worn except when used for athletic activity or protective use, or to the rental of clothing or footwear)
South Carolina 8/3/2018 8/5/2018 1. Clothing and certain clothing accessories (excluding rentals)
2. Footwear (excluding rentals)
3. School supplies
4. Computers, printers and printer supplies and computer software (excludes items used for commercial purposes)
5. Certain bed and bath items
Tennessee 7/27/2018 7/29/2018 1. Clothing – $100 or less per item (excludes clothing accessories or equipment)
2. School and Art supplies –$100 or less per item
3. Computers – $1,500 or less per item (excludes computer software and any items for use in a trade or business)
Texas 8/10/2018 8/12/2018 1. Clothing and footwear – less than $100 per item (excluding accessories, athletic or protective clothing, and rentals of clothing or footwear); backpacks used by elementary and secondary students are included
2. Most School Supplies – less than $100 per item
Virginia 8/3/2018 8/5/2018 1. Energy Star & WaterSense qualified products – $2,500 or less per item (purchased for noncommercial home or personal use)
2. Clothing and footwear – $100 or less per item
3. School Supplies – $20 or less per item
4. Portable generators (up to $1,000 each)
5. Gas–powered chainsaws (up to $350 each)
6. Chainsaw accessories (up to $60 each)
7. Other hurricane preparedness items (up to $60 each)
Wisconsin 8/1/2018 8/5/2018 1. Clothing costing $75 or less per item
2. Certain school supplies costing $250 or less per item
3. Other school supplies costing $75 or less per item.
Louisiana - 2nd Amendment 9/7/2018 9/9/2018 Retail sales of firearms, ammunition, and hunting supplies. "Hunting supplies" means tangible personal property used for hunting, including, and limited to, archery equipment, firearm and archery cases, firearm and archery accessories, hearing protection, holsters, belts, and slings.
Mississippi - 2nd Amendment 8/31/2018 9/2/2018 Retail sales of firearms, ammunition, and hunting supplies. "Hunting supplies" means tangible personal property used for hunting, including, and limited to, archery equipment, firearm and archery cases, firearm and archery accessories, hearing protection, holsters, belts, and slings.