Tax-Free Week in Maryland in Full Swing

WASHINGTON — This week, most clothing priced below $100 in Maryland is available tax-free.

The deal is part of Maryland’s annual tax-free week to help families with back-to-school shopping, and it eliminates the standard 6 percent sales tax on both clothing and shoes. It began Sunday and will run through this Saturday.

Only items less than $100 qualify, but there is no limit to the number of items a customer can purchase. Customers don’t need to be Maryland residents to qualify for the savings, they just need to shop in the state.

Last year, the average back-to-school spending for families in Maryland was $630; that number is expected to be $674 this year.

Maryland Tax-Free Week Facts and Info

Maryland Tax-Free Week FAQ

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