Schools may or may not open in the next week in your state, but if you live in ten particular states, you will be able to shop for school supplies this weekend (Aug 7-9) without paying regular sales tax on those items. These states are:
- New Mexico
- South Carolina
Typically included on the list each state has designated as tax-exempt items are school supplies, clothing and shoes, and in some states computer equipment is also on the list. Check this article for further details and links to the states’ tax sites.