Thursday, February 25, 2016
2016 Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday
Beginning at 12:01 a.m. (CST) on Friday February 26, 2016, and ending at twelve midnight on Sunday February 28, 2016, Alabama will hold its fifth annual sales tax holiday giving shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain severe-weather preparedness supplies free of state sales or use tax. Local sales and use tax may apply – see list of participating cities and counties.
Retailers are required to participate and may not charge tax on items that are legally tax-exempt during the Sales Tax Holiday.
Examples of exempt items (for the complete list of items click HERE.)
Cell Phone Batteries
Battery powered flashlights
First Aid Kits