City to Participate in 2012 "Back to School" Sales Tax Holiday


CONTACT: Teresa M. Lee, or (334) 361-3649

June 4, 2012


Beginning at 12:01 a.m. (CST) on Friday, August 3rd, 2012, and ending at twelve midnight on Sunday August 5th, 2012, Alabama will hold its seventh annual sales tax holiday giving shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain school supplies, computers, and clothing free of sales or use tax.

On May 15, 2012, the Prattville City Council passed an ordinance exempting certain "covered items" from the Municipal Sales and Use Tax on the weekend noted above.

List of Exempt Itemspdf

For more information, please visit the Alabama Department of Revenue Sales & Use Tax Division 2012 "Back to School" Sales Tax Holiday web page.