Florida Offers Three Summer Sales Tax Holidays

May 21, 2021, 4:07 PM

Florida shoppers will be able to take advantage of three different sales tax holidays this summer, including a post-pandemic “Freedom Week” promotion, under tax legislation signed Friday by Gov. Ron DeSantis (R).

DeSantis signed an omnibus tax bill, H.B. 7061, modifying more than a dozen features of the state tax code. The governor highlighted a July 1-7 Freedom Week, exempting purchases of recreational products and admissions to certain entertainment and sporting events.

“We hope that people will go out, that they’ll buy grills, that they’ll go out camping, that they’ll play sports, that they’ll visit our state parks, ...

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