Tax Free Weekend in Arkansas, 5 Things You Need to Know
It's hard to believe it's almost time for Arkansas' Tax-Free Weekend. This is such a great way to get everything the kids need for the new school year and save a lot of money.
When is Tax-Free Weekend in Arkansas?
In Arkansas, the Tax-Free Weekend begins at 12:01 AM on Saturday, August 5, 2023, and ending at 11:59 PM on Sunday, August 6, 2023,
Some Electronics Will be Tax-Free
In Arkansas, there are certain electronics that are eligible for the Tax-Free weekend. The Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration stated these are items that are used by students in a "course of study". Things like calculators, desktop computers, cellular phones, e-readers, computer mouse, laptop computers, computer monitors, printers, computer keyboards and tablets.
Clothing & Accessories
You can get tax-free on most clothes and accessories, but the price needs to be less than $100 per item. This includes just about everything, undergarments, shoes, pants, shirts and dresses. Plus, baby items from diapers to receiving blankets. Clothing accessories with a price less than $50 per item including briefcases, cosmetics, hair barrettes, hair bows and handbags and more
This will be a great time to pick up school supplies too and also tax-free on a limited list of school art supplies.
Where Can I Find a List of Eligible Items and Not Eligible Items?
It can still get very confusing so you can see the entire list of eligible items for Tax-Free Weekend and items that are not eligible.
Will Online Purchases be Tax-Free?
Oh and did you know that Tax Free shopping extends to online purchases too? It does! The items just need to be shipped to an Arkansas address. and the transaction must be processed on August 5 or 6 and no later!
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