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Virginia Sales Tax Holiday for Hurricane Preparedness Items Starts May 25
5/15/2013

Virginia residents can prepare for the upcoming hurricane season and save money at the same time. The Virginia sales-tax holiday on emergency items such as batteries, flashlights, tarps and first-aid kits runs Saturday, May 25 through Friday, May 31.

During the period, emergency items that cost $60 or less will be exempt from the 5% state and local sales tax. Generators that cost $1,000 or less also are exempt. Retailers can choose to exempt other items from sales tax.

Click here for the Virginia Department of Taxation complete list of tax-exempt products. The Atlantic hurricane season officially starts June 1 and ends November 30.  Visit the Ready Virginia website for more on hurricane preparedness. http://www.vaemergency.gov/


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