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Athens approves participation in back-to-school tax holiday

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This year's school supply tax holiday is August 1-3. (Source: MGN Online) This year's school supply tax holiday is August 1-3. (Source: MGN Online)
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ATHENS, AL (WAFF) -

The City of Athens will take part in the upcoming state sales tax holiday on school supplies.

Council members approved the back-to-school sales tax holiday at their meeting Monday night.

The annual event lets certain items of supplies and clothing be sold without sales tax over a three day period.

This year's state sales tax holiday will run August 1-3.

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