Sales Tax Holiday This Weekend

class=”alignleft size-full wp-image-39029″ src=”http://klax-tv.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/backtoschoolsalestaxholiday.png” alt=”backtoschoolsalestaxholiday” width=”180″ height=”225″ />The wallets of parents around the country are about to get much lighter again. It’s that time of year, buying back to school clothing and school supplies.

But you might want to wait to shop until Friday. More than a dozen states, including Louisiana, are offering a sales tax holiday this weekend. The back to school sales tax holiday here in Louisiana runs from Friday, August 1st through Saturday August 2nd. It’s good on purchases up to $2500.

KLAX ABC 31 News 7/30/14

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