Governor Terry McAuliffe has announced the dates for Virginia’s tax free holiday, August 7-9, 2015. The 5.3 percent sales tax will not be imposed on school supplies that are 20 dollars or less and clothing and footwear 100 dollars or less.
Parents, students and educators the sales tax is exempt on school supplies as binder pockets, book bags, calculators, highlighters and more. Also, the sales tax is imposed on clothes as gym suits, uniforms, hats and cats, shoes, sneakers and more.
View a complete list of school supplies and clothing items that are tax free during the tax free holiday weekend here.
Join 99.3/105.7 Kiss Fm and Praise 104.7 Fm for the Back to School Supply Drive this weekend….
Sheilah Belle, the Belle and Community Clo will broadcast live on Friday, August 7, 2015 from 10 a.m. -7 p.m. at the Walmart on Sheila Lane off of Forest Hill Avenue (Southside).
King Tutt will broadcast live on Saturday, August 8, 2015 from 10 a.m. -3 p.m. at the Walmart on Brook Road (brook at parham).
Please drop off school supplies and backpacks for students in elementary, middle and high school.