Back to school shoppers: sales tax holiday is this weekend
ABILENE, Texas —
If anybody is shopping for back to school clothes or school supplies, they might be able to save some money this weekend.
The State of Texas' sales tax holiday will be this Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 10 through August 12.
People will not have to pay sales tax on most clothing, shoes, school supplies and backpacks that are under $100.
People will be able to save about $8 on every $100 that they spend during the sales tax holiday weekend.
The State of Texas' sales tax holiday weekend has been an annual event since 1999.