The Van Wert Area Chamber of Commerce issued a reminder of the
Ohio Sales Tax Holiday coming up this weekend, Aug. 7-9. Here’s a brief
description of the one-time sales tax holiday event:
· The holiday starts on Friday, Aug. 7, at 12:01 a.m. and ends on Sunday, Aug. 9, at 11:59 p.m.
· During the holiday, the following items are exempt from sales and use tax:
o An item of clothing priced at $75 or less (See FAQ’s for additional details at website below;)
o An item of school supplies priced at $20 or less; and
o An item of school instructional material priced at $20 or less.
· Items used in a trade or business are not exempt under the sales tax holiday.
For a detailed list of FAQ’s, please visit: http://www.tax.ohio.gov/sales_and_use/salestaxholiday/holidayfaq.aspx
Van Wert Area Chamber of Commerce has shared this information on its
Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages as a great opportunity to shop
local. Please contact the chamber for more information.