17th Annual Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday

The City of Prattville is participating in Alabama's 17th Annual Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday. On April 19, 2022, the City Council passed an ordinance exempting certain "Covered Items" from the municipal sales and use tax during the third weekend of July 2022. 

The sales tax holiday officially begins at 12:01 a.m. Friday, July 15, 2022, and ends at midnight Sunday, July 17, 2022, giving shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain school supplies, computers, books, and clothing free of the state and local sales or use tax.  

Exempt items include:

  • Clothing priced at $100 or less per article
  • School supplies valued at $50 or less per item
  • Books that cost $30 or less per book
  • Tablets, laptops, computers, and printers with a selling price of $750 or less

For more information, please visit the Alabama Department of Revenue 2021 "Back-to-School" Sales Tax Holiday webpage https://www.revenue.alabama.gov/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/2022-Back-to-School-Sales-Tax-Holiday-Fact-Sheet.pdf

Click below to view ordinance:

https://www.prattvilleal.gov/news/ordinance-to-exempt-certain-covered-items-from-the-municipal-sales-and-use-tax-during-the-third-full-weekend-of-july-2022-as-authorized-by-40-23-210-through-40-23-213-code-of-alabama-1975-as-amended-generally-referred-to-as-the-back-to-school-sa.html

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