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No sales tax in Florida (on select items)

Today starts the first day of the no sales tax in Florida for items such as pencils, shoes, backpacks, etc. This sure is a huge savings. Having three kids and two of them being school age the school supplies run upwards of $200+ for each kid. In fact my oldest has to have some calculator that costs around $150. It links up to the computer and the whole nine yards. Whatever happened to pencil and paper? I suppose those days are gone. Hopefully it can drive her to school as well.

 

I think we’re going to head out this afternoon and go shopping for our supplies. Sarasota county starts back to school on Monday August 7th.

 Here’s a link to the Sarasota county schools: http://www.sarasota.k12.fl.us/   
Comment balloon 0 commentsShannon Moore • July 22 2006 09:18AM

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