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Sales tax holiday in Arkansas

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As Arkansas students prepare to head back to school, the Natural State is giving shoppers a break on sales taxes for certain items. See below for 2015 Arkansas tax holiday dates, tax-exempt items and notable rules and exceptions. Limits shown reflect cost per item.

Sales tax holiday in Arkansas

Tax holiday dates Aug. 1-2
Tax-exemption items and price limits
  • Clothing: $100 or less
  • Apparel accessories: $50 or less
  • School supplies: no dollar limit
Notable holiday rules, exceptions Most art materials are considered school supplies.

Source: Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration