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Your guide to the 2016 Alabama sales tax holiday

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BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

Residents and stores alike are preparing for battle shopping during the sales tax free weekend August 5-7.

For the first time in several years, Jefferson County will participate in the sales tax free weekend.

Keep in mind that this only applies to state sales and state use tax. Some municipalities may still charge local and use taxes and others may not be participating at all. Scroll down to see a list of participating municipalities.

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Check out the PDF below for a full list of tax exempt items:

Find out if your municipality is participating: 

Abbeville - Yes

Adamsville - Yes

Addison - No  

Akron - no answer   

Alabaster - Yes

Albertville - Yes

Alexander City - Yes

Aliceville - Yes

Allgood - No  

Altoona - no answer   

Andalusia - Yes

Anderson - No  

Anniston - Yes

Arab - Yes

Ardmore - Yes

Argo - no answer

Ariton - Yes

Arley - Yes

Ashford - Yes

Ashland - Yes

Ashville - Yes

Athens - Yes

Atmore - no answer

Attalla - Yes

Auburn - Yes

Autauga County - Yes

Autaugaville - no answer

Baker Hill - No

Baldwin County - Yes

Banks - No

Barbour County - Yes

Bay Minette - Yes

Bayou La Batre - Yes

Bear Creek - no answer

Beatrice - Yes

Beaverton - No

Belk - no answer

Berry - Yes

Bessemer - Yes

Bibb County - Yes

Birmingham - Yes

Black - No  

Blount County - Yes

Blountsville - No  

Blue Springs - No  

Boaz - Yes

Boligee - no answer

Brantley - No 

Brent - Yes

Brewton - Yes

Bridgeport - Yes

Brighton - no answer   

Brilliant - Yes

Brookside - No  

Brookwood - No  

Brundidge - Yes

Bullock County - Yes

Butler - Yes

Butler County - Yes

Calera - Yes

Calhoun County - Yes

Camden - Yes

Camp Hill - no answer

Carbon Hill - no answer 

Carrollton - No

Castleberry - no answer

Cedar Bluff - Yes

Center Point - Yes

Centre - Yes

Centreville - Yes

Chambers County - Yes

Chatom - no answer    

Chelsea - Yes

Cherokee - Yes

Cherokee County - Yes

Chickasaw - Yes

Childersburg - Yes

Chilton County - no answer

Choctaw County - Yes

Citronelle - Yes

Clanton - Yes

Clarke County - Yes

Clay - Yes

Clay County -Yes

Clayhatchee - Yes

Clayton - Yes

Cleburne County - Yes

Cleveland - Yes

Clio - Yes

Coaling -Yes

Coffee County - Yes

Coffee Springs - No

Coffeeville - no answer    

Coker - Yes

Colbert County - Yes

Collinsville - Yes

Columbia -Yes

Columbiana - Yes

Conecuh County - Yes

Coosa County -Yes

Coosada - no answer    

Cordova - no answer    

Cottonwood - no answer  

County Line - No

Courtland - No

Covington County - Yes

Cowarts - Yes

Crenshaw County -  Yes

Creola - no answer    

Crossville - Yes

Cuba - No  

Cullman - Yes

Cullman County - Yes

Cusseta - No  

Dadeville -Yes

Dale County - Yes

Daleville - Yes

Dallas County -Yes

Daphne -Yes

Dauphin Island - Yes

Daviston - No  

Deatsville - no answer   

Decatur - Yes

DeKalb County - Yes

Demopolis - no answer    

Detroit - no answer   

Dodge City - Yes

Dora - Yes

Dothan -Yes

Double Springs - Yes

Douglas - Yes

Dozier - no answer    

Dutton - no answer    

East Brewton - No  

Eclectic - Yes

Edwardsville - no answer   

Elba - Yes

Elberta - Yes

Eldridge - No  

Elkmont -Yes

Elmore - Yes

Elmore County - Yes

Emelle - no answer   

Enterprise - Yes

Escambia County - no answer

Ethelsville - no answer   

Etowah County - Yes

Eufaula - Yes

Eutaw - no answer

Eva - Yes

Evergreen - Yes

Excel - no answer  

Fairfield - Yes

Fairhope - Yes

Fairview - Yes

Falkville - Yes

Faunsdale - no answer

Fayette - Yes

Fayette County - Yes

Five Points - no answer

Flomaton - Yes

Florala - Yes

Florence - Yes

Foley - Yes

Forkland - No  

Fort Deposit - Yes

Fort Payne - Yes

Franklin - No  

Franklin County - Yes

Frisco City - no answer 

Fulton - No  

Fultondale - Yes

Fyffe - Yes

Gadsden - Yes

Gainesville - no answer 

Gantt - No  

Gardendale - Yes

Gaylesville - no answer  

Geiger - no answer    

Geneva - Yes

Geneva County - Limited: The "holiday" ONLY applies to Geneva County's "Jail Construction" sales and use tax of one percent (1%). Geneva County DOES NOT GRANT a holiday for the remaining 1% levied for education.

Georgiana - Yes

Geraldine - Yes

Gilbertown - Yes

Glen Allen - No

Glencoe - Yes

Glenwood - No 

Goldville - no answer   

Goodwater - no answer    

Gordo - no answer   

Gordon - no answer    

Gordonville - no answer   

Goshen - no answer  

Grant - Yes

Graysville - Yes

Greene County - no answer 

Greensboro - Yes

Greenville - Yes

Grimes - no answer    

Grove Hill - Yes

Guin - no answer  

Gulf Shores - Yes

Guntersville - Yes

Gurley - No  

Hackleburg - no answer   

Hale County - no answer   

Haleburg - no answer  

Haleyville - Yes

Hamilton - Yes

Hammondville - No  

Harpersville - no answer   

Hartford - no answer  

Hartselle - Yes

Hayden - Yes

Hayneville - Yes

Headland - Yes

Heath - no answer   

Heflin - Yes

Helena - Yes

Henagar - no answer 

Henry County - Yes

Hillsboro - no answer  

Hobson City - no answer    

Hodges - no answer   

Hokes Bluff - Yes

Hollywood - no answer  

Homewood - Yes

Hoover - Yes

Houston County - Yes

Hueytown - Yes

Huntsville - Yes

Hurtsboro - Yes

Hytop - Yes

Ider - Yes

Irondale - Yes

Jackson - Yes

Jackson County - Yes

Jacksons' Gap - no answer  

Jacksonville - Yes

Jasper - Yes

Jefferson County: Limited: The "holiday" ONLY applies to Jefferson County's regular sales and use tax of one percent (1%). Jefferson County DOES NOT GRANT a holiday for the "Education" (7137) sales and use tax of one percent (1%).

Jemison - No  

Kansas - no answer    

Kellyton - no answer  

Kennedy - No  

Killen - Yes

Kimberly - Yes

Kinsey - no answer   

Kinston - no answer    

LaFayette - Yes

Lake View - no answer    

Lakeview - no answer  

Lamar County - Yes

Lanett - Yes

Langston - no answer   

Lauderdale County - Yes

Lawrence County - Yes

Lee County - Yes

Leeds - Yes

Leesburg - no answer  

Leighton - no answer   

Level Plains- no answer    

Lexington - no answer  

Limestone County - Yes

Lincoln - Yes

Linden - Yes

Lineville - Yes

Lipscomb- no answer    

Lisman - no answer   

Littleville - Yes

Livingston - Yes

Lockhart - No

Locust Fork - Yes

Louisville - No

Lowndes County - no answer   

Lowndesboro- no answer  

Loxley - Yes

Luverne - Yes

Lynn - No  

Macon County - No

Madison - Yes

Madison County - Yes

Magnolia Springs - Yes

Malvern - Yes

Maplesville - no answer  

Marengo County - Yes

Margaret- no answer

Marion - Yes

Marion County - Yes

Marshall County - No  

McIntosh- no answer    

McKenzie- no answer 

Mentone - No  

Midfield - No  

Midland City - No  

Midway- no answer  

Millbrook - Yes

Millport- no answer   

Millry - No  

Mobile (City of) - Yes

Mobile County - Yes

Monroe County - Yes

Monroeville - Yes

Montevallo - Yes

Montgomery (City of) - Yes

Montgomery County - Yes

Moody - No 

Morgan County - Yes

Morris - Yes

Mosses- no answer   

Moulton - Yes

Moundville - Yes

Mountain Brook - Yes

Mt Vernon - Yes

Mulga - no answer 

Munford - Yes

Muscle Shoals - Yes

Myrtlewood - No  

Napier Field - No

Nauvoo - Yes

Needham - No  

New Brockton - Yes

New Hope - Yes

New Site - No

Newbern - No

Newton - Yes

Newville - no answer 

North Courtland - no answer  

Northport - Yes

Notasulga - no answer

Oak Grove - Yes

Oakman - no answer 

Odenville - no answer   

Ohatchee - No

Oneonta - Yes

Opelika - Yes

Opp - Yes

Orange Beach - Yes

Orrville - Yes

Owens Cross Roads - Yes

Oxford - Yes

Ozark - Yes

Parrish - Yes

Pelham - Yes

Pell City - Yes

Pennington - no answer

Perdido Beach - No

Perry County - Yes

Phenix City - Yes

Phil Campbell - Yes

Pickens County - Yes

Pickensville - no answer    

Piedmont - no answer  

Pike County - Yes

Pike Road - Yes

Pinckard - no answer   

Pine Hill - no answer   

Pinson - no answer  

Pisgah - Yes

Pleasant Grove - no answer    

Powell - No  

Prattville - Yes

Priceville - No  

Prichard - no answer   

Ragland - No  

Rainbow City - Yes

Rainsville  - Yes

Ranburne - Yes

Randolph County - Yes

Red Bay - Yes

Red Level - Yes

Reece City - No  

Reform - Yes

Rehobeth - no answer 

Repton - no answer    

Ridgeville - no answer   

River Falls - No  

Riverside - no answer  

Riverview - No  

Roanoke - Yes

Robertsdale - Yes

Rockford - No  

Rogersville - Yes

Russell County - Limited: The "holiday" ONLY applies to the unincorporated area of Russell County. Russell County DOES NOT GRANT a holiday within the incorporated areas of the county. The incorporated areas include those areas inside city limits and those areas inside a city's police jurisdiction.

Russellville - Yes

Rutledge - No  

Samson - Yes

Sand Rock - No  

Sanford - No  

Saraland - Yes

Sardis City - no answer 

Satsuma - Yes

Scottsboro - Yes

Section - no answer   

Selma - Yes

Semmes - Yes

Sheffield - Yes

Shelby County - Yes

Shorter - no answer 

Silas - No  

Silverhill - Yes

Sipsey - no answer    

Skyline - no answer   

Slocomb - No  

Smiths Station - Yes

Snead - Yes

Somerville - Yes

Southside - Yes

Spanish Fort - Limited: The "holiday" ONLY applies to Spanish Fort's 1.5% sales and use tax. Spanish Fort DOES NOT GRANT a holiday for the remaining 1% in the Spanish Fort East Shore District and 2.45% in the Spanish Fort Town Center District.

Springville - Yes

St. Clair County - Limited: The "holiday" ONLY applies to St. Clair County's 1% sales and use tax levied throughout the county. St. Clair County DOES NOT GRANT a holiday for the remaining 1% that is levied for education outside the city limits of Pell City.

St. Florian - Yes

Steele - Yes

Stevenson - Yes

Sulligent - Yes

Sumiton - Yes

Summerdale - Yes

Sumter County - Yes

Susan Moore - No  

Sweet Water - No  

Sylacauga - Yes

Sylvan Springs - Yes

Sylvania - Yes

Talladega - Yes

Talladega County - Yes

Tallapoosa County - No

Tallassee - Yes

Tarrant - Yes

Taylor - no answer

Thomaston - No

Thomasville - Limited: The "holiday" ONLY applies to 4% of Thomasville's regular 5% sales and use tax. Thomasville DOES NOT GRANT a holiday for the remaining .5% that has been pledged for educational purposes and .5% that has been pledged for the Hospital/Industrial Board.

Thorsby - no answer    

Town Creek - Yes

Toxey - no answer   

Trafford - no answer 

Triana - no answer    

Trinity - Yes

Troy - Yes

Trussville - Yes

Tuscaloosa - Yes

Tuscaloosa County -Yes

Tuscumbia -Yes

Tuskegee - Yes

Union - no answer    

Union Grove - no answer  

Union Springs - Yes

Uniontown -Yes

Valley -Yes

Valley Grande - No  

Valley Head - Yes

Vance - Yes

Vernon - Yes

Vestavia Hills - Yes

Vina - Yes

Vincent - Yes

Wadley - no answer 

Waldo - no answer    

Walker County -Yes

Walnut Grove - no answer   

Warrior - no answer  

Waterloo - no answer    

Waverly - no answer   

Weaver -Yes

Webb - Yes

Wedowee - Yes

West Blocton - no answer

West Jefferson - No 

Westover - Yes

Wetumpka - Yes

White Hall - no answer    

Wilcox County - Yes

Wilsonville -Yes

Wilton - No

Winfield - Yes

Winston County -Yes

Woodland - no answer   

Woodstock - no answer   

Woodville -Yes

Yellow Bluff - no answer    

York -Yes

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