VIRGINIA - Get your shopping list ready, this Friday is the start of Virginia's Tax-Free Weekend.
Beginning Friday, August 4, people shopping in the Commonwealth can purchase certain items without paying taxes. The Tax-Free Weekend ends at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, August 6.
But not everything is tax-free.
The Virginia Tax website lists out all eligible items, which include:
School supplies - $20 or less per item
Clothing and footwear - $100 or less per item
Portable generators - $1,000 or less per item
Gas-powered chainsaws - $350 or less per item
Chainsaw accessories - $60 or less per item
Other specified hurricane preparedness items - $60 or less per item
If you need more information on qualifying items be sure to visit www.tax.virginia.gov.