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   South Carolina's 2017 Sales Tax Holiday is August 4-6 

During the annual Sales Tax Holiday,  a variety of approved school supply items are exempt from the 6% state sales tax and any applicable local taxes. In years past, shoppers have saved between $2 million and $3 million during the holiday weekend.

Shoppers will pay no sales tax on items ranging from clothing and shoes to book bags and computers. Items such as jewelry, cosmetics, eyewear, furniture, and layaway purchases are not exempt.

Questions? Check out these Frequently Asked Questions.

  Tax Free Weekend Shopping Lists:

                Clothing and Accessories

                School Supplies and Technology 

                Dorm and Home


  Information from the SCDOR Policy Section:

                IL17-7: Sales Tax Holiday 2017

                RR10-7: List of Exempt Items

                RR10-8: Questions and Answers


Didn't find an answer you're looking for? Contact our Sales Tax area at 1-844-898-8542.