This is a tax-free weekend for most states. Although going back to school looks different than the past years, some schools are re-opening, amid COVID-19. Nevertheless, students will need the necessary school supplies on all grade levels, college students included. Take a moment to see if your state is among those who are participating in the “Tax-Free Weekend”.
According to RetailMeNot (July 2020), these states are participating in the tax-free weekend: AL, AR, CT, FL, IA, MD, MA, MS, MO, NM, OK, OH, SC, TN, TX, VA. Some of the items eligible in the tax-free deals are items such as uniforms, computers, clothing, shoes, and more. So, remember to check your list before spending this weekend, seek out the stores where you want to shop and save.
Happy shopping and stay safe!
Christine Roebuck, CEO/Financial Strategist