State Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Teresa M. Lee, or (334) 595-0102

February 15, 2016

City of Prattville Will Participate in State Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

Beginning at 12:01 a.m. (CST) on Friday, February 26, 2016, and ending at twelve midnight on Sunday February 28, 2016, Alabama will hold its fifth annual sales tax holiday giving shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain severe-weather preparedness supplies free of sales or use tax.

On October 6, 2015, 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://www.revenue.alabama.gov/salestax/WPHolidayQuickRefSheet16.pdf)

For more information, please visit the Alabama Department of Revenue Sales Tax Holiday web page.

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