Georgia enacts four-day sales tax holiday.

Clothing, personal computers and school supplies will be exempt from state and local sales taxes in Georgia from July 29 through August 1, 2004. In order to qualify for the exemption articles of clothing and footwear must be $100 or less, personal computers and related accessories purchased in a single transaction must be $1,500 or less and general school supplies intended for classroom use must have a selling price of $20 or less per item. The exemption does not apply to items purchased for business or resale or items purchased at theme parks, entertainment complexes, hotels, restaurants, or airports. (Georgia House Bill 1184)

Posted on July 28, 2004