August 6, 2020 -- Ohio is making back-to-school shopping a little easier this weekend for Columbus City Schools families.
The state’s annual sales-tax-free weekend for school supplies and clothing begins this Friday, August 7, through midnight Sunday, August 9.
The Sales Tax Holiday waives the 5.75% state sales tax in store and online for those shopping for certain items of clothing, back-to-school supplies, ,and teaching materials.
Exempt items include: clothing items priced up to $75, school supplies up to $20 and school instructional materials at $20 or less. There is no limit on the number of items, and the exemption applies to all in store and online purchases.
For more information regarding the sales tax holiday, click Ohio Sales Tax Holiday for a list of Frequently Asked Questions.