Various States Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday

NATIONWIDE – Several states will be having upcoming sales tax holidays. Below you will find a list of states, dates and some of the qualifying items. For more information, please visit each states’ Department of Revenue website. VIRGINIA’S 2012’S Back to School Tax Free Weekend is scheduled for August 3 – 5. The following items…


Rise in Canadian Tax Refunds

North Dakota – Starting last month, Canadians who spend a day shopping to North Dakota can bring back up to $200 worth of goods without having to pay any import tax. If they make a two-day trip, they can bring back up $800 worth of goods without paying import tax. Canadians who pay at least…


Sales Tax Holiday on Disaster Preparedness Items

ALABAMA – From July 6 – 8, residents will be able to prepare for disaster by purchasing eligible exempt items during the state’s first annual sales tax holiday. Covered Items ¬- $60 or less per item • AAA-cell batteries • AA-cell batteries • C-cell batteries • D-cell batteries • 6-volt batteries • 9-volt batteries •…