sales tax holiday

(Richmond, VA)  —  Just in time for back-to-school shopping, Virginia’s fourth annual sales tax holiday begins today and runs through Sunday.  Joel Davison with the Virginia Department of Taxation says for the next few days, many school supplies costing 20-dollars or less each along with clothing items and footwear costing 100-dollars or less each will […]

(Washington, DC) — So much for this year’s sales tax holiday. The District, faced with a more than $660,000,000 budget shortfall, has canceled its annual sales tax holiday. The holiday, usually held in early August, allows shoppers to buy clothes and school supplies without the 5.75% sales tax. The District hopes to collect an estimated […]