Maryland Tax-Free Shopping Week is August 11th-17th

Get ready for back to school!  Maryland Tax-Free Shopping Week starts tomorrow! The second Sunday of August to the following Saturday is designated as Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week each year.

Take advantage of this benefit offered in Maryland  because the savings can really add up when you’re buying back to school supplies! You won’t have to pay Maryland Sales Tax on qualifying clothing, footware, or backpacks.

These are the items that will qualify for Maryland Tax-Free Shopping Week:
  • Qualifying Apparel and Footware priced at $100 or less
  • The first $40 of a backpack or bookbag (all other accessories are not tax-free)

 

Detailed information is available from the Comptroller of Maryland.