Texas will have a tax-free weekend May 26 through May 28, 2018 for purchases of certain water-saving and energy-saving products. Sales tax will not be charged on qualifying items and there is no limit to the number of qualifying items a shopper can buy.
Water-saving products that display a WaterSense label or logo will be tax-free during the weekend, whether purchased for personal or business uses. Certain other water-saving products can qualify for the tax exemption, but only if the products are for residential use. Products can be purchased tax-free if they are used or planted for:
Energy Star branded products are exempt from sales tax during the holiday. You can buy, rent, or lease the following Energy Star-label products tax free:
Find more information from the Texas Comptroller on water-saving products here and Energy Star products here. (Tax Publications 98-1018 and 96-1331, Texas Comptroller, May 2018).