Back to School Sales Tax Holiday



The Back to School Sales Tax Holiday takes place August 7-9. This weekend waives the sales tax on items bought for school including clothing ($100 or less), school supplies (Less than $50 per purchase), computer software (Under $350), personal computers (not to exceed $3,500), and computer peripheral devices (under $3,500). 

Please note that the City of Cape Girardeau will not be participating in the tax holiday. While state and county sales tax will be waived the city tax will not due to financial losses. Visit the tax holiday website for questions and participating towns.