AL Tax free weekend through Aug. 7

AL Tax free weekend through Aug. 7

(WTVM) – It's almost time for school start and parents are anticipating the tax-free weekend in Alabama and Georgia.

If you plan to shop in Alabama the Tax-Free Holiday is from Aug. 5 through Aug. 7, and Georgia's Tax-Free Holiday will take place from July 30 through July 31. Some of the items you can get tax free include clothing, footwear, all school supplies and computers.

What's tax-free in Alabama? (Per the Alabama Retail Association): various clothing, school supplies, computers, and books are tax exempt. For a full breakdown in Alabama, click here.

If you're looking to save big-time money for back-to-school shopping, U.S News reports a list of the 12 best smartphone apps that can help you save money. For a review of these apps, click here.

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