State of Texas offers tax break this weekend - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

5/29/10

State of Texas offers tax break this weekend

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - If you've been planning to buy a new appliance, you may want to do it this Memorial Day weekend.

Once again, Texas is giving you a break on energy efficient appliances by cutting the sales tax. The tax-free weekend continues through 11:59 p.m. Monday night. The three-day special applies to purchases made from any Texas retailer or any catalog or Internet business that does business in the state.

Exemptions are good for both large and small appliances, even on energy efficient light bulbs.

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