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Tax free holiday coming up for school supplies and clothing

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Posted at 2:05 PM, Jul 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-27 15:05:55-04

The state of Texas will hold a tax free holiday for back to school supplies and clothing.

The sales tax holiday will start Friday, August 9, and ends Sunday, August 11.

According to the Texas Comptroller, most clothing, footwear, school supplies, and backpacks that are less than $100 dollars will be tax free from Texas businesses. An exemption certificate will not be necessary in most cases.

Here is what you can expect to get a discount on: