Back to School Ohio Sales Tax Holiday: What You Need To Know
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Back to School Ohio Sales Tax Holiday: What You Need To Know

Back to School Ohio Sales Tax Holiday: What You Need To Know
Lisa Seibert   Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Follow these instructions to save between 6.75% and 7.5% in sales tax on back to school clothes, supplies, and instructional materials in the Dayton area this weekend.

Back to School Ohio Sales Tax Holiday: What You Need To Know

Do you know Am. Sub. H.B. 49 enacted a sales tax holiday to occur only in 2018. The holiday starts on Friday, August 3, 2018 at 12:00 a.m. and ends on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.  Additionally, Sub. S.B. 226 provided for a permanent sales tax holiday on the first Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of August each year. 

During the holiday, the following items are exempt from sales and use tax:

  • Clothing priced at $75 per item or less;
  • School supplies priced at $20 per item or less; and
  • School instructional material priced at $20 per item or less.     

Items used in a trade or business are not exempt under the sales tax holiday.

If you have any questions regarding the sales tax holiday, you can email or call 1-800-304-3211.

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