Diapers, clothing among items included in Alabama’s sales tax holiday

Alabama Retail Association director discusses Sales Tax Holiday weekend

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Alabama’s annual back-to-school sales tax holiday is Friday through Sunday.

A number of items will be exempt from the state’s sales tax. Many counties and municipalities will also be participating and waving sales taxes.

While traditional school supplies under $50 like book bags, paper, and writing utensils are exempt, there are also many everyday items on the list.

Here are some of the other items that will be tax free:

  • Clothing and shoes that are $100 or less
  • Diapers
  • Computers, printers and laptops that are $750 or less
  • Books that are $30 or less

The Alabama Department of Revenue has the complete list of tax-exempt items and participating counties and cities.

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