MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A new computer. School supplies. Kids' clothes.Tax-free.
Kelly McCarthy, public information officer for the Tennessee Department of Revenue, said Friday, July 28 through Sunday, July 30 is when Tennessee will drop sales taxes (nearly 10 percent) on computers, school supplies, and clothes. McCarthy said retailers will not add state or local sales taxes to clothes and supplies costing $100 or less per item or to computers running $1,500 or less, including laptops and tablets, but not smart phones. Tax-free sales will be available to anyone shopping in Tennessee, not just state residents.