Category Archives: School and Office Supplies

2016 Dates and Details For Texas Tax-Free and Tax Exemption Weekend – August 5-7

Be sure to add next weekend’s 2016 Texas tax-free holiday to your calendar (August 5-7) and save an extra 8.25% on qualifying back-to-school clothes, school supplies, and more. Here’s the scoop…

During the August 5-7 tax holiday, Texas residents receive tax-free shopping benefits on the following categories:

  • Clothing (most items under $100 qualify)
  • Shoes (under $100)
  • Backpacks and messenger/book bags for elementary
    and secondary students (under $100 )
  • School supplies under $100 such as binders, crayons,
    paper, and more (see complete list of qualifying school
    supplies here)

SHOPPING TIP: Need to quickly find your child’s school supply list? Go here and type in your zip code to find an updated supply lists for many of the schools in the area.

:: Learn more about the tax holiday at the Texas Comptroller’s site.

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Details For 2015 Texas Tax-Free and Tax Exemption Weekend — Starts Friday!

Reminder: The 2015 Texas tax-free holiday starts Friday and runs all weekend (August 7-9) ~ save an extra 8.25% on qualifying back-to-school clothes, school supplies, and more. Here’s the scoop…

During this weekend’s tax holiday (August 7-9), Texas residents receive tax-free shopping benefits on the following categories:

  • Clothing (most items under $100 qualify)
  • Shoes (under $100)
  • Backpacks and messenger/book bags for elementary
    and secondary students (under $100 )
  • School supplies under $100 such as binders, crayons,
    paper, and more (see complete list of qualifying school
    supplies here)

SHOPPING TIP: Need to quickly find your child’s school supply list? Go here and type in your zip code to find an updated supply list for the schools in your area.

:: Learn more about the tax holiday at the Texas Comptroller’s site.

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2015 Dates and Details For Texas Tax-Free and Tax Exemption Weekend – August 7-9

Be sure to add the 2015 Texas tax-free holiday to your calendar (August 7-9) and save an extra 8.25% on qualifying back-to-school clothes, school supplies, and more. Here’s the scoop…

During the August 7-9 tax holiday, Texas residents receive tax-free shopping benefits on the following categories:

  • Clothing (most items under $100 qualify)
  • Shoes (under $100)
  • Backpacks and messenger/book bags for elementary
    and secondary students (under $100 )
  • School supplies under $100 such as binders, crayons,
    paper, and more (see complete list of qualifying school
    supplies here)

SHOPPING TIP: Need to quickly find your child’s school supply list? Go here and type in your zip code to find an updated supply list for the schools in your area.

:: Learn more about the tax holiday at the Texas Comptroller’s site.

 Enjoy and Share! :)

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10 Columbus Day Sale Coupons Worth Checking Out — 50% OFF at Michael’s, 25% OFF at World Market & More

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Here is a nice collection of savings coupons for Fort Worth and Dallas retailers, valid this week (and beyond in some cases)! 

Secret Sauce Savings Tip:  Note that you can print these out as many times as you need them, but typically you can only use one per store visit.  Read the “birdseed” for each coupon.

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What is Included in Texas’ 2014 Tax Exemption and Tax-Free Weekend Holiday?

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Just a reminder ~ the 2014 back-to-school Texas tax exemption weekend starts today!  Here’s the scoop on what items qualify as tax-free…

 

During the August 8-10 tax holiday, Texas residents receive tax-free shopping benefits on the following categories:

  • Clothing (most items under $100 qualify)
  • Shoes (under $100)
  • Backpacks and messenger/book bags for elementary
    and secondary students (under $100 )
  • School supplies under $100 such as binders, crayons,
    paper, and more (see complete list of qualifying school
    supplies here)

To learn more, go to the Texas comptroller’s site, here.

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2014 Dates For Texas’ Tax Exemption and Tax-Free Weekend Holiday

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Be sure to mark the 2014 back-to-school Texas tax-free weekend on your calendar to save on clothes, school supplies, and more — the tax exemption weekend will take place August 8-10. 

 

During the tax holiday, Texas residents receive tax-free shopping benefits on the following categories:

  • Clothing (most items under $100 qualify)
  • Shoes (under $100)
  • Backpacks and messenger/book bags for elementary
    and secondary students (under $100 )
  • School supplies under $100 such as binders, crayons,
    paper, and more (see complete list of qualifying school
    supplies here)

To learn more, go to the Texas comptroller’s site, here.

 Enjoy and Share! :)

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Up to 50% OFF Sports Hoodies & T-shirts

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Great Deal! Back to School Graphic T-Shirt ~ $6.82 Girls Belted Cargo Capri for $6.91

Amazon has girls and teens sports themed hoodies, athletic pants, and t-shirts on sale for 40%-50% OFF ~ sale prices start at $9.99.
Most types of sports and team colors are represented. Plus, if you plan on spending $75 or more at Amazon.com on clothing items, be sure to use promo code 2075APPL for an extra 20% OFF.

   

P.S.  If still have some of the “oh-no-we-forgot” frantic back-to-school shopping to finish, take a look at Amazon’s online clothes sale here ~ we found some great things for 75% off.    

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