alabama tax free weekend

Alabama Sales Tax Holiday Coming Up

Summer vacation is winding down which means most schools begin in a few weeks. During the July 19th-21st weekend, shoppers can take advantage of sales without paying the state’s 4% sales tax. “This is a opportunity for Alabamians to save a little money, as they are getting their kids back to school,” Alabama Retail Association spokesperson Melissa Warnke says. “This…

Tax Free Weekend Starts at Midnight

Many Severe Weather Related Items Go Tax-Free

The annual severe weather tax-free weekend is about to begin. Alabama residents can avoid state sales tax—and in some cases local sales taxes too—when they buy items like flashlights, generators and batteries. The Alabama Department of Revenue has a list of the municipalities that are taking part and another list of the items that are included. HERE is a link…

Alabama’s Tax Free Weekend Set for Aug. 5-7

Alabama’s upcoming sales tax holiday on clothing, computers, and school supplies could provide a much-needed lift to many small stores and businesses, said Rosemary Elebash, state director of the National Federation of Independent Business. The sales tax holiday isAug. 5-7. “It’s been a lackluster summer for a lot of small businesses,” Elebash said. “The sales-tax holiday should help people get…