sales tax holiday

Tennesseans Prepare for Sales Tax-Free Weekend

Aug 1, 2013
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Tennessee's seventh annual sales tax holiday is this weekend. 

The holiday is intended to lessen school shopping expenses. The state Department of Revenue estimates this year's sales tax holiday will save Tennessee consumers some eight to ten million dollars. 

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