As Texas students prepare to head back to school, the Lone Star State is giving shoppers a break on sales taxes for certain items. See below for 2015 Texas tax holiday dates, tax-exempt items and notable rules and exceptions. Limits shown reflect cost per item.
Sales tax holiday in Texas
|Tax holiday dates||Aug. 7-9|
|Tax-exemption items and price limits||
|Notable holiday rules, exceptions||Backpacks with wheels are tax-free as long as they have straps that allow them to be worn as a traditional backpack.|