FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Lisa Byrd, , or (334) 595-0101

July 17, 2018

City of Prattville Back to School Tax Free Weekend

Beginning at 12:01 a.m. (CST) on Friday July 20, 2018, and ending at twelve midnight on Sunday July 22, 2018, Alabama will hold its twelfth annual sales tax holiday giving shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain school supplies, computers, and clothing free of state sales or use tax. Local sales and use tax may apply.

On March 20, 2018, the Prattville City Council passed an ordinance exempting "covered items" from the Municipal Sales and Use Tax on the weekend noted above.

List of Exempt Items:

(https://revenue.alabama.gov/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/STHolidayQuickRefSheet18.pdf)

For more information, please visit the Alabama Department of Revenue 2018 "Back-to-School" Sales Tax Holiday web page: (https://revenue.alabama.gov/sales-use/sales-tax-holidays/)

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