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Ga, SC tax free weekend set for August

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A great way to save is coming to Georgia and South Carolina just in time for back to school shopping. 

Georgia's tax free weekend has officially been set for Aug. 9-10. On those two days, businesses around the state will not charge sales tax on clothing, shoes, school supplies and computers. However, a pair of shoes and an item of clothing cannot cost more than $100, school supplies cannot cost more than $20 per item, and there is a $1000 limit on computers and accessories.

Georgia's tax free weekend will begin at 12:01 a.m. on the second Friday in August and end at twelve midnight the following Saturday.

South Carolina's tax free weekend is scheduled for Aug. 2-4. It will begin at 12:01 a.m. on the first Friday in August and end at twelve midnight the following Sunday.

For an entire list of exempt items for Georgia, check here.

Check here for tax-free information for South Carolina.

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