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MD Tax-Free Shopping Week Returns August 14th

August 2nd, 2022 by WCBC Radio

Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week returns August 14-20 and Comptroller Peter Franchot wants consumers to take advantage of big discounts that provide a much-needed sales boost for retailers. During the week, any single qualifying article of clothing or footwear priced $100 or less – regardless of how many items are purchased in the same transaction – will be exempt from the state's six percent sales tax. The first $40 of any backpack purchase is also tax free. Franchot calls this a great opportunity to generate some revenue from neighboring states…