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2024 State Sales Tax Holidays
State Holiday 2024 Holiday Date Period Note

Back to School

July 19-21, 2024 Begins at 12:01 a.m. on the third Friday in June and ends at midnight the following Sunday. Eligible items include clothing priced at $100 or less per article, a single purchase of $750 or less of a computer or computer software, school supplies priced at $50 or less, and books priced at $30 or less per book.

Severe Weather Preparedness

February 23-25, 2024 Begins Friday at 12:01 a.m. on the last full weekend at midnight and ends the following Sunday at midnight. Eligible items are to cost $60 or less per item to be covered by the Tax Holiday. Some items covered include Cellular phone batteries, tarpaulin, plastic sheeting, plywood, window film, and non-electric can openers.

Skagway Municipality Retail Sales

October 1, 2023-March 31, 2024 Begins October 1, 2023, and extends through March 31, 2024. There is no state tax; however, local governments will sometimes offer tax-free local sales tax.

No Current Tax Holidays


Sales Tax Holiday (Back to School)

August 3-4, 2024 Begins at 12:01 a.m. on August 3, 2024, and ends 11:59 p.m on Sunday, August 4, 2024. Aprons, boots, girdles, rainwear, pantyhose, scarves, and hosiery are examples of clothing under $100 that are eligible for tax exemption.

No Current Tax Holidays


No Current Tax Holidays


Annual One-Week Sales and Use Tax Exclusions

August 18-24, 2024 Begins the third Sunday in August and last throughout the following Saturday. A complete list is available on the website, but clothing sold for less than $100 is eligible for exemption. Some examples include bandanas, golf jackets, rented uniforms, sneakers, socks, and tights.

No Sales Tax


Back to School

July 29, 2024-August 11, 2024 Begins on July 29, 2024, and ends on Sunday, August 11, 2024. Qualifying back-to-school items, such as clothing, computers, learning aids, footwear, and accessories, are exempt from sales tax.

Disaster Preparedness

June 1-14, 2024 

Begins Saturday, June 1, 2024, and ends Friday, June 14, 2024. Qualifying items include but are not limited to wet cat or dog food, batteries, cat litter, reusable ice, fire extinguishers, and portable generators.

August 24-September 6, 2024

Begins Saturday, August 24, 2024, and ends Friday, September 6, 2024. Qualifying items include but are not limited to wet cat or dog food, batteries, cat litter, reusable ice, fire extinguishers, and portable generators.

Energy Star Appliance

July 1, 2023-June 30, 2024 Begins Saturday, July 1, 2023, and ends Sunday, June 30, 2024. Qualifying EnergyStar appliances are exempt from sales tax, which does not apply to the rental or repair of any qualifying items or to sales in a theme park, entertainment complex, public lodging establishment, or airport.

Freedom Month

July 1- 31, 2024 Begins Monday, July 1, 2024, and ends on Wednesday, July 31, 2024. Consumers can purchase qualifying recreation and outdoor items, entertainment, and cultural events exempt from tax. Some qualifying item categories include fishing, camping, pool, and general outdoor supplies.

Gas Ranges and Cooktops

July 1, 2023-June 30, 2024 Begins Saturday, July 1, 2023, and extends through Sunday June 30, 2024. Qualifying gas ranges and cooktops are exempt. The sales tax holiday does not apply to the rental or repair of any of the qualifying items.

Home Hardening Sales Tax Exemption

July 1, 2022-June 30, 2024 Begins Friday, July 1, 2022, and extends through June 30, 2024. Qualifying items include impact-resistant doors, windows, and garage doors.

Tool Time

September 1-7, 2024 Begins Sunday, September 1, 2024, and ends Saturday, September 7, 2024. Qualifying tools and equipment such as hand tools, work gloves, flashlights, rakes, work boots, and ladders are exempt from tax.

No Current Tax Holidays


No Current Tax Holidays


No Current Tax Holidays


No Current Tax Holidays


No Current Tax Holidays


Annual Sales Tax Holiday

August 2-3, 2024 This yearly holiday is held on the first Friday and Saturday of August. No sales tax or local option sales tax will be collected on sales of an article of clothing or footwear having a selling price less than $100.

No Current Tax Holidays


No Current Tax Holidays

Louisiana 2nd Amendment Weekend Sales Tax Holiday September 6-8, 2024 The first consecutive Friday through Sunday of each September. This state tax exemption applies to all consumer purchases of firearms, ammunition, specific hunting supplies, and certain types of knives.

No Current Tax Holidays


Shop Maryland Energy

February 17-19, 2024 Occurs from the Saturday immediately preceding the third Monday in February until the third Monday of February. Qualifying EnergyStar appliances, such as Air conditioners, washers and dryers, furnaces, and heat pumps, are exempt from taxes.

Shop Maryland Tax Free

August 11-17, 2024 The second Sunday of August to the following Sunday. Qualifying clothing and footwear priced $100 or less and the first $40 of back/book bag sales are exempt.

Sales Tax Holiday

August 10-11, 2024 To be determined each year by July 1st. Retail items for personal use by individuals are eligible for qualification.

No Current Tax Holidays


No Current Tax Holidays

Mississippi Annual 2nd Amendment Sales Tax Holiday August 30-September 1, 2024   All consumer purchases of firearms, ammunition, and hunting supplies during the stated dates are eligible items.
Annual Clothing Sales Tax Holiday July 12-14, 2024   This includes all consumer purchases of clothing, footwear, and school supplies with a sales price of less than $100 per item during the stated dates.

Back To School

August 2-4, 2024 Begins 12:01 a.m. on Friday, August 2nd, and runs through Sunday, August 4th. This only applies to eligible items such as clothing, school supplies, computers, and other items defined by the statute.

Show Me Green

April 19-25, 2024 Begins at 12:01 a.m. April 19 and ends at midnight on April 25. Eligible items are EnergyStar-certified products, including but not limited to water heaters, dishwashers, refrigerators, and freezers.

No Current Tax Holidays


No Current Tax Holidays

Nevada Nevada National Guard Nevada Day Sales October 25-27, 2024 Nevada Day is October 31, but it is to be observed on the last Friday in October and/or the Saturday and Sunday immediately following that day. Members of the Nevada National Guard or qualifying relatives can claim sales tax exemption. 
New Hampshire

No Current Tax Holidays

New Jersey

Back to School Sales Tax Holiday

August 24-September 2, 2024 Begins at 12:01 a.m. on the 9th day preceding the first Monday in September and ends at 11:59 pm on the first Monday in September. Eligible items include certain computers, school art supplies, school computer supplies, school supplies, and school instructional materials. Specific supplies are listed on their website.
New Mexico

Back to School Tax Free Holiday

August 2-4, 2024 Begins the first weekend of August from 12:01 a.m. on the first Friday to midnight the following Sunday. Categories for qualifying items include clothing, footwear, and accessories under $100 per item.

Small Business Saturday Gross Receipts Tax Holiday

November 30, 2024 Beginning at 12:01 a.m. on the first Saturday after Thanksgiving and ending at midnight on the same Saturday. New Mexico provides a gross receipts tax break on items from certain small businesses. These include tools, cosmetics, instruments, bedding, furniture, and video games.
New York

No Current Tax Holidays

North Carolina

No Current Tax Holidays

North Dakota

No Current Tax Holidays


Sales Tax Holiday

July 30-August 8, 2024 Sub. H.B. 33 provides for a sales tax holiday of at least three days that includes the first Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of August each year. Clothing items priced $75 or less, school supplies $20 or less, and school instructional instruments $20 or less are eligible for tax exemption during the stated dates.
Oklahoma Sales Tax Holiday August 2- 4, 2024 The first Friday to Sunday in August. Sales of any article of clothing or footwear designed to be worn on or about the human body, with a sales price of less than $100, are exempt.

No Current Tax Holidays


No Current Tax Holidays

Puerto Rico

Back to School Tax Holiday

January 4-5, 2024

Treasury will issue a letter specifying a period of two days in July and January. If no letter is issued, it is understood that the period will begin at 12:01 a.m. on July 12 and end at 12:00 a.m. on July 13 and 12:01 a.m. on January 10 and 12:00 a.m. on January 11 of each year.     Eligible items include school uniforms and school materials.
July 19-20, 2024
Rhode Island

No Current Tax Holidays

South Carolina

Tax Free Weekend

August 2-4, 2024 Begins at 12:01am on the first Friday of August and ends the following Sunday. Tax-free items include clothing and accessories, footwear, school supplies used for school assignments, computers, software, and printers, and certain bed and bath supplies.
South Dakota

No Current Tax Holidays

Tennessee Clothing, School Supplies, and Computers Tax Free Holiday July 26-28, 2024 Begins the last Friday in July each year at 12:01 am and ends at 11:59 pm the following Sunday. Clothing and school supplies under $100, and computers $1500 and less are eligible for the Tax Free Holiday.

Emergency Preparation Supplies

April 27-29, 2024 Begins at 12:01 a.m. on the Saturday before the last Monday in April and ends at midnight on the last Monday in April. Some emergency preparation supplies include can openers, portable generators, hurricane shudders, coolers, fuel containers, hatchets, and axes. The site has a complete list of items.

Sales Tax Holiday (Back to School)

August 9-11, 2024 Begins at 12:01 a.m. on the Friday before the fifteenth day preceding the fourth Monday in August and ends at midnight on the following Sunday. Categories that include qualifying items are school supplies, facemasks, backpacks, clothing, footwear, and other items. A list of specific items can be found on the website.

Texas EnergyStar

May 25-27, 2024 Begins Saturday, May 25, and goes through midnight on Monday, May 27 (Memorial Day). Qualifying items include ENERGY STAR products with no limit on how many you can buy. Only certain products can be leased, rented, or bought tax-free. Some items include air conditioners, ceiling fans, clothes washers, dishwashers, and humidifiers.

Water Efficient Products

May 25-27, 2024 Begins Saturday, May 25, and goes through Monday, May 27 (Memorial Day). Certain water-conserving products are tax-free, including but not limited to a soaker or drip-irrigation base, a rain barrel, water-saving furnaces, soil and compost, and recharging water tables.

No Current Tax Holidays


No Current Tax Holidays

Virginia 3 Day Sales Tax Holiday August 2-4, 2024 Begins the first Friday in August at 12:01 am and ends the following Sunday at 11:59 pm.   During this tax holiday, there are three distinct categories of tax-free items. These include school supplies, clothing, and footwear, hurricane and emergency preparedness products, and Energy Star and WaterSense products, all with price limits per subcategory.

No Current Tax Holidays

West Virginia Sales Tax Holiday August 2-5, 2024 Begins the Friday before the first Sunday  in August at 12:00am and ends the following Monday at 11:59pm. During the holiday, certain clothing of $125 or less, laptops and tablets of $4500 or less, school supplies of $50 or less, sports equipment of $150 or less, and school instruction material of $20 or less qualify. The total purchase amount is not limited.

No Current Tax Holidays


No Current Tax Holidays


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