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Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Starts Friday

South Florida families are getting ready to send their kids back to school and that means back-to-school shopping. But if you want to save, wait until this weekend when Florida 2014 sales tax-free holiday begins on August 1.

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Senate Backs Tax Holiday Smaller Than Scott Wants

Senators started moving forward Monday with a sales-tax holiday for back-to-school shoppers, but the proposal is a week shorter than requested by Gov. Rick Scott.

03/10/2014

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Shop ‘Til You Drop On School Supplies Tax-Free

Florida’s annual back-to-school sales tax holiday is in full swing.

CBS Miami–08/02/2013

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Gov. Scott To Promote Teacher School Supply Debit Cards In S. Fla.

Gov. Rick Scott will be in South Florida Wednesday afternoon to promote the state’s new teacher-supply debit card, which is aimed at helping teachers buy supplies without having to pay out-of-pocket costs.

CBS Miami–07/31/2013

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Florida’s Back-To-School Shoppers Ready For Tax Free Deals

If you have kids in school, you’re probably going shopping this weekend as Florida’s popular “Back-to-School” sales tax holiday takes place.

CBS Miami–07/30/2013

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Firefighters Spark School Supplies Drive

School is almost back in session and while parents are gathering supplies, Fort Lauderdale firefighters are hoping they’ll be able to help out a lot kids who are less fortunate as well.

CBS Miami–07/28/2013

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Florida’s Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Gets Upgrade

Florida’s popular “Back-to-School” sales tax holiday is coming up, and this year it’s getting an upgrade. Personal computers and accessories selling for up to $750 will be tax free.

CBS Miami–07/25/2013

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Plan Could Extend Sales Tax Holiday

Parents’ beloved sales-tax holiday could soon be extended, potentially lasting all year.

CBS4–03/15/2013