As Alabama students prepare to head back to school, the Yellowhammer State is giving shoppers a break on sales taxes for certain items. See below for 2015 Alabama tax holiday dates, tax-exempt items and notable rules and exceptions. Limits shown reflect cost per item.
Sales tax holiday in Alabama
|Tax holiday dates||Aug. 7-9|
|Tax-exemption items and price limits||
|Notable holiday rules, exceptions||Alabama cities and counties can opt out of the holiday. They also can participate on a limited basis, meaning only a portion of the locality’s total sales tax is exempted.|
Source: Alabama Department of Revenue