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Florida’s Summer Sales Tax Holiday Returns in 2023 by Karen A. Lake, CPA, CFST

Posted on June 26, 2023 by Karen Lake

For the third consecutive year, Florida offers its residents a summer-long sales-tax holiday when they purchase qualifying recreation equipment, outdoor items and admissions to entertainment and cultural events. The following purchases made in the state between Monday, May 29, through Monday, September 4, 2023, are tax-free: Boating and Water Activities Supplies Swimming masks, goggles and […]

Florida Introduces Freedom Week Sales Tax Holiday in July 2021 by Karen A. Lake, CPA

Posted on June 22, 2021 by Karen Lake

Florida’s legislature recently approved House Bill 7071 offering families throughout the state a variety of tax-saving opportunities, including a new sales-tax holiday that celebrates all the outdoor activities that local residents can enjoy year-round. The first-ever Florida “Freedom Week” allows residents to purchase an expansive list of recreational equipment and outdoor supplies free of sales […]