2017 Sales Tax Holiday Schedule

STATE DATES DETAILS
AK - Alaska N/A  N/A 
AL - Alabama July 21-23 (1) "Back-to-School" Sales Tax Holiday: Articles of clothing with a sales price of $100 or less per item, single purchase of computers, computer software, and school computer supplies with sales price of $750 or less, noncommercial purchases of school supplies, school art supplies, and school instructional material, with a sales price of $50 or less per item, and noncommercial purchases of books, with a sales price of $30 or less per book. July 21 through July 23, 2017. (2) Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday: The following items selling for $60 or less per item: packages of batteries (excluding coin batteries and automobile and boat batteries); cellular phone batteries and chargers, portable radios, two-way radios, weatherband radios, or NOAA radios; portable self-powered light sources; tarpaulin, plastic sheeting or other flexible, waterproof sheeting; ground anchor systems; duct tape; plywood, window film or other materials designed to protect window openings; non-electric food storage cooler or water storage containers, non-electric can openers; any artificial ice; first aid kits; fire extinguishers, smoke detectors or carbon monoxide detectors; and gas or diesel fuel tanks or containers. Also any portable generator selling for $1,000 or less. February 24, 2017 through February 26, 2017.
AR - Arkansas August 5-6 2017 sales tax holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. Aug. 5 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Aug. 6 and exempts clothing, clothing accessories or equipment, school art supplies, school instructional materials, and school supplies.
AZ - Arizona N/A  N/A 
CA - California N/A  N/A 
CO - Colorado N/A  N/A 
CT - Connecticut August 20-26 For clothing and footwear costing less than $100 beginning the 3rd Sunday in August until the following Saturday (August 20-26, 2017)
DE - Delaware N/A  N/A 
FL - Florida August 4-6 Florida has a disaster preparedness sales tax holiday from Friday, June 2, 2017 through Sunday, June 4, 2017. During this holiday period, qualifying items related to disaster preparedness are exempt from sales tax. Florida also has a back to school sales tax holiday from August 4 through August 6, 2017. Clothing, school supplies, personal computers, and personal computer-related accessories are tax exempt during this period.
GA - Georgia N/A  No sales tax holidays enacted for 2017.
HI - Hawaii N/A  N/A 
IA - Iowa August 4-5 Annual holiday for purchases of select clothing and footwear costing less than $100 from 08/04/2017 through midnight 08/05/2017.
ID - Idaho N/A  N/A 
IL - Illinois N/A  N/A 
IN - Indiana N/A  N/A 
KS - Kansas N/A  N/A 
KY-Kentucky N/A  N/A 
LA - Louisiana August 4-5 Partially exempts first $1,500 of price of hurricane-preparedness items or supplies bought during 05/27/2017--05/28/2017, first $2,500 of price of eligible consumer purchases bought during 08/04/2017--08/05/2017 period, and consumer purchases of firearms, ammunition, and hunting supplies bought during 09/01/2017--09/03/2017. Sales of those items during those periods are subject to a 3% state tax rate.
MA - Massachusetts N/A  N/A 
MD - Maryland August 13-19 08/13/2017 through 08/19/2017 has been designated as a tax free period for back-to-school items. 02/18/2017 through 02/20/2017 has been designated as a tax free period for energy-efficient appliances.
ME - Maine N/A  N/A 
MI - Michigan N/A  N/A 
MN - Minnesota N/A  N/A 
MO - Missouri August 4-6 8/4/2017-8/6/2017 and applies to clothing costing $100 or less per purchase, school supplies not to exceed $50 per purchase, computer software costing $350 or less, graphing calculators having a taxable value of $150, and personal computers or computer peripheral devices not to exceed $1,500; 4/19/2017-4/25/2017 "Show Me Green Sales Tax Holiday" applies to sales of certain energy star certified new appliances worth up to $1,500
MS - Mississippi July 28-29 July 28, 2017 until July 29, 2017, applies to select articles of clothing and footwear; annual recurring holiday. August 25, 2017 to August 27, 2017, applies to retail sales of firearms, ammunition, and hunting supplies; annual recurring holiday.
MT - Montana N/A  There is no general sales and use tax rate in Montana. 
NC - North Carolina N/A  N/A 
ND - North Dakota N/A  N/A 
NE - Nebraska N/A  N/A 
NH - New Hampshire N/A  N/A 
NJ- New Jersey N/A  N/A 
NM - New Mexico August 4-6 August 4 through 6 for clothing and footwear worth less than $100, computers costing less than $1,000, classroom school supplies ($30 per unit), computer equipment costing less than $500
NV - Nevada N/A  N/A 
NY - New York N/A  A permanent exemption from the 4% tax on clothing/footwear costing less than $110 per item or pair applies.
OH - Ohio August 4-6 S.B. 9 enacted a sales tax holiday to occur only in 2017. The holiday starts on Friday, August 4, 2017 at 12:00 a.m. and ends on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. During the holiday, the following items are exempt from sales and use tax: Clothing priced at $75 per item or less; School supplies priced at $20 per item or less; and School instructional material priced at $20 per item or less.
OK - Oklahoma August 4-6 From the first Friday through the first Sunday of August, clothing and footwear costing under $100 is exempt. The summer 2017 Sales Tax Holiday begins at 12:01 am on Friday, August 4, 2017, and runs through Sunday, August 6, 2017.
OR - Oregon N/A  N/A 
PA - Pennsylvania N/A  N/A 
RI - Rhode Island N/A  N/A 
SC - South Carolina August 4-6 Sales taking place beginning on the first Friday in August at 12:01 a.m. and ends the first Sunday in August at midnight are exempt. Items generally include: clothing, clothing accessories, footwear, school supplies, computers, printers and printer supplies, computer software, bath wash clothes, blankets, bed spreads, bed linens, sheet sets, comforter sets, bath towels, shower curtains, bath rugs and mats, pillows, and pillow cases.
SD - South Dakota N/A  N/A 
TN - Tennessee July 28-30 For 2017, a three-day sales tax holiday, effective beginning Friday, July 28 at 12:01 a.m. and ending Sunday, July 30 at 11:59 p.m., applies to clothing with a sales price not exceeding $100 per item, school supplies with a sales price not exceeding $100 per item, school and art supplies with a sales price not exceeding $100 per item; and computers with a sales price not exceeding $1,500 per item
TX - Texas  August 11-13 Clothing, footwear, backpacks and school supplies costing less than $100, annually during the weekend beginning the Friday before the 15th day preceding the uniform date prescribed by statute, without regard to any authorized exception, before which a school district may not begin instruction for the school year; for 2017, 08/11/2017 through 08/13/2017; specified energy efficient products and water-conserving or WaterSense products during period beginning Saturday preceding last Monday in May (Memorial Day) and ending on the last Monday in May, for 2017, 05/27/2017 through 05/29/2017; emergency preparation items during period beginning Saturday preceding last Monday in April and ending on the last Monday in April, for 2017, 04/22/2017 through 04/24/2017.
UT - Utah N/A  N/A 
VA - Virginia August 4-6 August 4 through 6, 2017 for certain hurricane preparedness equipment; certain school supplies, clothing, and footwear; and certain energy-efficient and water-efficient products
VT - Vermont N/A  There is no scheduled recurring sales tax holiday. None scheduled for 2017. 
WA - Washington N/A  N/A 
WI - Wisconsin N/A  N/A 
WV - West Virginia N/A  N/A 
WY - Wyoming N/A  N/A