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Ohio's state sales tax holiday this weekend saves shoppers money

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Posted at 1:42 PM, Aug 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-01 13:42:28-04

From 12:00 a.m. on Friday, August 5th to Sunday, August 7th at 11:59 p.m., shoppers in Ohio will get a break from sales tax thanks to a House bill that was passed earlier this year

During the holiday, the following items will be exempt from sales tax: 

  • Clothing priced at $75 per item or less
     
  • School supplies priced at $20 per item or less
     
  • School instructional material priced at $20 or less

Items used in a business or trade are not exempt from taxes, for a full list of frequently asked questions, please see the Ohio Department of Taxation's website