Tax-Free Shopping for School Supplies: THIS WEEKEND!

Each year, Virginia offers a 3-day break from state sales tax. Scheduled for Fri., Aug. 7 – Sun., Aug. 9, the tax break applies to a variety of items: qualifying school supplies, clothing, footwear, hurricane and emergency preparedness items, and more. The attached 2020-21 QMS Supply List has the items your student will need across all classes; plus, individual teachers may request certain items the first several days of school.

Qualified school supplies, clothing, and footwear include (extensive product list on link):

    • Qualified school supplies – $20 or less per item
    • Qualified clothing and footwear – $100 or less per item