Ohio sales tax free weekend set for early August

Ohio sales tax free weekend set for early August
(Source: wvir)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Going back to school may look a little confusing right now, but students are still going to need supplies, whether they are in class or at home.

The Ohio Department of Taxation has announced the sales free tax weekend or “Sales Tax Holiday.”

Ohio’s tax-free weekend will begin on Aug. 7 and end on Aug. 9.

During the weekend, the following items will be exempt from sales and use tax:

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

According to state officials, items used in a trade or business are not exempt under the Sales Tax Holiday.

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