City to Participate in 2013 "Back to School" Sales Tax Holiday
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 18, 2013
Beginning at 12:01 a.m. (CST) on Friday, August 2nd, 2013, and ending at twelve midnight on Sunday August 4th, 2013, Alabama will hold its eighth annual sales tax holiday giving shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain school supplies, computers, and clothing free of sales or use tax.
On April 16, 2013, 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 Items (http://revenue.alabama.gov/SALESTAX/STholidayQuickRefSheet13.pdf)
For more information, please visit the Alabama Department of Revenue 2013 "Back-to-School" Sales Tax Holiday web page (http://revenue.alabama.gov/SALESTAX/STholiday.cfm)