(KFVS) - Missouri’s annual sales tax holiday begins on Friday, Aug. 2 and runs through Sunday, Aug. 4.
During this time, the state sales tax will not be assessed on certain purchases, including school supplies, personal computers and some clothing. Local governments can also participate in the holiday and increase the savings for shoppers during the holiday.
“The annual sales tax holiday is a perfect opportunity to get some or all of your back-to-school shopping under way and save some money,” said John Mollenkamp, acting director of the Missouri Department of Revenue. “When local governments participate in the holiday, the savings can add up to as much as 8 or 9 percent.”
The state sales tax will not be charged on the following items during the holiday: