Maryland Tax-Free Week Begins Sunday

LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — Tax-free shopping week begins Sunday in Maryland.

Clothing and shoes priced at $100 or less per item are exempt from the 6 percent state sales tax from August 10 to August 16.

For a full list of tax-exempt items, click here.

The National Retail Federation says back-to-school time is the second-largest consumer spending season of the year.

Unlike Virginia’s tax-free weekend, school supplies will not be tax-exempt. In Maryland, only clothing items qualify.

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