As the end of summer approaches, it is time for the inevitable back-to-school shopping trip. Take advantage of some savings during the 2016 back-to-school sales tax holiday, August 5 through 7, 2016. 

During the sales tax holiday, Florida law allows for no sales tax to be collected on the purchase of: 

  • School supplies selling for $15 or less per item, and 
  • Footwear, clothing and certain accessories selling for $60 or less per item. 
To view a full and detailed list of tax exempt items, click here


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