Sales Tax holiday this weekend

The annual sales tax holiday in Arkansas will be this weekend.

It starts on Saturday morning and ends Sunday night and sales tax free purchases of back-to-school supplies and clothes among other things.

All retailers are required to participate.

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Among the items included are electronics and include laptops, tablets and cell phones along with peripherals like monitors, printers and such.

The key is that the items must be “commonly used by a student in a course of study.”

There’s also monetary limits, so things like backpacks must be under $50 to be included, while clothing must be under $100 per item.

The complete list of eligible items can be viewed by clicking here.