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Back To School Sales Tax Holiday

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House Approves Sales Tax Holidays Bill

Under a bill approved by the Florida House, Floridians would get four sales holidays this year.

04/03/2014

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Florida’s Sales Tax Holiday To Return In August

Attention shoppers: Mark Aug. 2 to Aug. 4 on your calendars. The Senate Appropriations Committee on Tuesday approved a bill (SB 916) that would allow back-to-school shoppers to avoid paying sales taxes on numerous types of items during the three-day period in August.

CBS Miami–04/23/2013

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Video Games, Cell Phones Excluded From Back-To-School Holiday

Back to school items wouldn’t include a Game Boy, digital media receivers or even cell phones, a Senate committee decided Wednesday in setting out what should be included in a back-to-school tax break.

CBS Miami–04/17/2013

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Fla. Will Renew Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday

There’s good news for Florida shoppers before they send their kids off to school next fall.

CBS4–03/07/2012

People shop for shoes at a Macy's department store the day before the start of a School Sales-Tax Holiday on August 12, 2010 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fla. House Approves Back To School Sales Tax Holiday

If you have kids headed back to school this fall, you’re one step closer to getting a break, once again, on the sales tax you’d pay for back to school supplies. The Florida House Wednesday approved an August tax holiday, which now heads to the Florida Senate for action.

CBS4–02/15/2012

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Last Day Of Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday

Time is running out to take advantage of the back to school tax-free holiday.

08/14/2011

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Gov. Scott Signs Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday

Gov. Rick Scott has signed a bill that creates a three-day sales tax holiday for back to school shopping.

CBS4–06/01/2011

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Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Passes Fla. House

Despite tight budget times, back-to-school shoppers will get a three-day sales tax reprieve this year.

CBS4–04/06/2011