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Sales Tax Holidays are right around the corner

Here's a list of states in the Ark-La-Tex participating in the upcoming sales tax holidays: listed in chronological order.

Arkansas Bug


Saturday, August 7 – Sunday, August 8

Shoppers have the opportunity to purchase certain electronic devices, school supplies, school art supplies, school instructional materials and clothing free of state and local sales or use tax. School art supplies and school instructional materials are included. click here.

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Oklahoma Bug Camping around the Ark-La-Tex state and county fairs


Friday, August 6 – Sunday, August 8

The Sales Tax Holiday covers the sales of clothing and footwear with a price of less than $100. Can shop online, through catalogs or at a retail location. To see a list of eligible purchases, click here.

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Friday, August 6 – Sunday, August 8

Most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks under $100 are eligible for the Sales Tax Holiday. You can purchase from a store in Texas or from an online or catalog seller doing business in Texas. For more details, click here.

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Louisiana Bug


Louisiana has no holidays where sales taxes will not be collected and will not have any until June 30, 2025 or unless the state legislature passes the holidays in future sessions.

For more money saving ideas for school, click here or save some money on last minute road trips before school starts.

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