MJ Morning Show

MJ Morning Show

MJ Morning Show

.

School returns in the second week of August for most Tampa Bay area counties. That’s less than a month away. The state of Florida is doing its part by again offering the back-to-school tax holiday.

It’s the first of two tax holidays for the 2023-2024 school year. Each will be two weeks long. The first will take place Monday, July 24 through Sunday, August 6, 2023. The second will take place Monday, January 1 through Sunday, January 14, 2024.

The school supplies that qualify for the tax holiday are broken down into four categories. Here’s the list of what qualifies for the back-to-school tax holiday.

  • Clothing/Footware/Certain Accessories With A Price Of $100 Or Less Per Item

    • Accessories: Barrettes and bobby pins, Belt buckles, Bow ties Hairnets, bows, clips, and hairbands, Handbags, Neckwear, Ponytail holders, Scarves, Ties, Wallets
    • Aerobic and fitness clothing
    • Aprons and clothing shields
    • Athletic supporters
    • Baby clothes*
    • Backpacks and book bags
    • Bandanas
    • Baseball cleats
    • Bathing suits, caps, and cover-ups
    • Belts
    • Bibs*
    • Bicycle helmets (youth)**
    • Blouses
    • Boots (except ski or fishing boots)
    • Bowling shoes (purchased)
    • Braces and supports worn to correct or alleviate a physical incapacity or injury***
    • Bras
    • Choir and altar clothing***
    • Cleated and spiked shoes
    • Clerical vestments*
    • Coats
    • Coin purses
    • Costumes
    • Coveralls
    • Diaper bags
    • Diapers, diaper inserts (adult and baby, cloth or disposable)****
    • Dresses
    • Fanny packs
    • Fishing vests (non-flotation)
    • Formal clothing (purchased)
    • Gloves: Dress (purchased), Garden, Leather, Work
    • Graduation caps and gowns
    • Gym suits and uniforms
    • Hats and caps
    • Hosiery and pantyhose (including support hosiery)
    • Hunting vests
    • Jackets
    • Jeans
    • Lab coats
    • Leggings, tights, and leg warmers
    • Leotards
    • Lingerie
    • Martial arts attire
    • Overshoes and rubber shoes
    • Pants
    • Purses
    • Raincoats, rain hats and ponchos
    • Receiving blankets*
    • Religious clothing***
    • Robes
    • Safety clothing
    • Safety shoes
    • Scout uniforms
    • Shawls and wraps
    • Shirts
    • Shoe inserts and insoles
    • Shoes (including athletic)
    • Shoulder pads (e.g., dresses or jackets)
    • Shorts
    • Ski suits (snow)
    • Skirts
    • Sleepwear (nightgowns and pajamas)
    • Slippers
    • Slips
    • Socks
    • Suits, slacks, and jackets
    • Suspenders
    • Sweatbands
    • Sweaters
    • Swimsuits and trunks
    • Ties (neckties and bow ties)
    • Tuxedos (purchased)
    • Underclothes
    • Uniforms (work, school and athletic, excluding pads)
    • Vests

    Back-to-School Shopping

    Back-to-school shopping (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Target)


    Click here for full details on items that qualify and items that are taxable.

  • School Supplies With A Price Of $50 Or Less Per Item

    • Binders
    • Calculators
    • Cellophane (transparent) tape
    • Colored pencils
    • Compasses
    • Composition books
    • Computer disks (blank CDs only)
    • Construction paper
    • Crayons
    • Erasers
    • Folders
    • Glue (stick and liquid)
    • Highlighters
    • Legal pads
    • Lunch boxes
    • Markers
    • Notebook filler paper
    • Notebooks
    • Paste
    • Pencils, including mechanical and refills
    • Pens, including felt, ballpoint, fountain, highlighters, and refills
    • Poster board
    • Poster paper
    • Protractors
    • Rulers
    • Scissors
    • Staplers and staples (used to secure paper products)

    Back-to-School Shopping

    Back-to-school shopping (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Target)


    Click here for full details on items that qualify and items that are taxable.

  • Learning Aids/Jigsaw Puzzles With Price Of $30 Or Less

    • Electronic books
    • Flashcards
    • Interactive books
    • Jigsaw puzzles
    • Learning cards
    • Matching games
    • Memory games
    • Puzzle books
    • Search-and-find books
    • Stacking or nesting blocks or sets
    • Toys that teach reading or math skill

    Puzzles and educational games

    (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)


    Click here for full details on items that qualify and items that are taxable.

  • Personal Computers/Certain Computer Related Accessories With Price Of $1,500 Or Less

    • Cables (for computers)
    • Car adaptors (for laptop computers)
    • Central processing units (CPU)
    • Compact disk drives
    • Computers for noncommercial home or personal use: Desktop, Laptop, Tablet, Computer batteries
    • Computer towers consisting of a central processing unit, random-access memory and a storage drive
    • Data storage devices (excludes those devices designed for use in digital cameras or other taxable items): Blank CDs, Diskettes, Flash drives, Jump drives, Memory cards
    • Portable hard drives, Storage drives, Thumb drives, Zip drives
    • Docking stations (for computers)
    • Electronic book readers
    • Hard drives
    • Headphones (including “earbuds”)
    • Ink cartridges (for computer printers)
    • Keyboards (for computers)
    • Mice (mouse devices)
    • Microphones (for computers)
    • Modems
    • Monitors (except devices that include a television tuner)
    • Motherboards
    • Personal digital assistant devices (except cellular telephones)
    • Port replicators
    • Printer cartridges
    • Printers (including “all-in-one” models)
    • RAM (random access memory)
    • Routers
    • Scanners
    • Software (nonrecreational): Antivirus, Database, Educational, Financial, Word processing
    • Speakers (for computers)
    • Storage drives (for computers)
    • Tablets
    • Web cameras
    • Computers

      (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images)


      Click here for full details on items that qualify and items that are taxable.

Sign me up for the My Q105 Insider email newsletter!

Get the latest local news, contests, presale information, and so much more from your favorite 80's artists. Tell us if you want to receive update from the MJ Morning Show on Q105!

*
*
By clicking "Subscribe" I agree to the website's terms of Service and Privacy Policy. I understand I can unsubscribe at any time.