August 2 to 4th is Florida’s 2013 Tax Free Holiday
This weekend no sales tax will be collected in Florida on sales of footwear, clothing and certain accessories for $75.00 or less per item. Other school related items such as computers and related accessories, up to $750 or less per item, and used for personal use only will be tax free, too.
The exemption does not apply to any item of clothing selling for more than $75, to any school supply item selling for more than $15, or to any personal computer or related accessory selling for more than $750.
Of course certain restrictions apply such as:
Clothing sold at theme parks, hotels or airports will NOT be tax free.
Some items within a category will be exempt, while others won’t such as:
Ponytail holders, scarves and ties are exempt, but handkerchiefs, jewelry and watches are NOT.
You can read the full pamphlet, including an item by item breakdown, by clicking HERE.