Legislation was passed (Chapter 2015-221, Section 28, Laws of Florida) to create a 10-day sales tax holiday that will begin at 12:01 a.m., Friday, August 7, 2015, and end at 11:59 p.m., Sunday, August 16, 2015. During this period, no Florida sales tax or local option tax will be collected on sales of clothing, footwear, and certain accessories selling for $100 or less per item, on certain school supplies selling for $15 or less per item, and on the first $750 of the sales price for computers and certain computer-related accessories when purchased for noncommercial home or personal use.
· TIP 15A01-05 – Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday
· FAQs for taxpayers for the Back-to-School Holiday
· FAQs for business owners for the Back –to-School Holiday
· A list of all items for the Back-to-School Holiday
o A list of clothing items for the Back-to-School Holiday
o A list of school supply items for the Back-to-School Holiday
o A list of computer items for the Back-to-School Holiday