A special Back-to-School sales tax holiday begins throughout Georgia on Friday.
According to the office of Gov. Nathan Deal, tax exempt shopping is limited to the following:
- Clothing and footwear, $100 or less per item.
- A single personal computer or computer-related accessories, $1,000 or less.
- General school supplies, $20 or less per item.
Items that do not qualify for the sales tax exemption include jewelry, handbags, watches and umbrellas.
A complete list of what’s tax exempt and what’s not can be found here, courtesy of the Georgia Department of Revenue. Or, see the attached PDF.
The sales tax holiday ends at midnight Saturday.