Tax Free Weekend 2020


Dear Friend,

Virginia’s annual Tax Free Weekend is coming up this weekend, August 7th through 9th. Over the course of the weekend, you can shop tax free on school supplies, clothing under $100, emergency preparedness items, and EnergyStar™ and WaterSense™ products.

From Virginia Tax, here’s a short list of qualifying items:

  • School supplies, clothing and footwear:
    • Qualified school supplies – $20 or less per item
    • Qualified clothing and footwear – $100 or less per item
  • Hurricane and emergency preparedness products:
    • Portable generators – $1,000 or less per item
    • Gas-powered chainsaws – $350 or less per item
    • Chainsaw accessories – $60 or less per item
    • Other specified hurricane preparedness products – $60 or less per item
  • Energy Star™ and WaterSense™ products:
    • Qualifying Energy Star™ or WaterSense™ products purchased for non-commercial home or personal use – $2,500 or less per item.

For more information on the sales tax holiday, visit the Virginia Tax website by clicking here.


Kirk Cox