HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Alabama's fourth-annual Severe Weather Preparedness sales tax holiday will be held Friday, Feb. 20 through Sunday, Feb. 22.
You are encouraged to stock up on supplies for protecting your home and/or business during Alabama's tornado and hurricane seasons.
A provision in the Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday law allows counties and municipalities to join the state by removing their own local sales and use taxes from the same items during the same weekend.
A list of all cities and counties participating in the 2015 Severe Weather Preparedness Tax Holiday is available online.
The following list contains examples of items covered under the Severe Weather Preparedness holiday.
Items below that have a sales price of $60 or less per item are eligible:
Portable generators and power cords priced $1,000 or less are also eligible.
For more information about Alabama's annual Sales Tax Holiday for Severe Weather Preparedness, visit ADOR's Website at www.revenue.alabama.gov.