Every summer, Virginia residents get a three-day sales tax holiday with tax-free shopping on select items. Many families take advantage of the tax-free shopping to buy Back To School clothing and supplies… and more!
The 2021 sales tax holiday runs from Fri., Aug. 6 to Sun., Aug. 8. Residents can purchase qualifying items without sales tax in stores.
Sales tax is waived for qualifying items in three categories: school supplies, clothing and footwear; hurricane and emergency preparedness products; and Energy Star or WaterSense products.
The Virginia Department of Taxation has a full list of items that qualify