By state law, the sales tax holiday begins on the first Friday in August and continues through the following Sunday. Certain back-to-school purchases, such as clothing, school supplies, computers, and other items as defined by the statute, are exempt from sales tax for this time period only.

In 2017, the Sales Tax Holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, August 4, and runs through Sunday, August 6.

Information for cities, counties, and districts not participating in the 2017 Sales Tax Holiday, 2017 Rate Tables, and 2017 Rate Cards will be updated and posted prior to the start of the 2017 Sales Tax Holiday event.

Tax Holiday Information

Cities, Counties, and Districts that Elected Not to Participate

2017 Rate Tables

2017 Rate Cards

For questions regarding the Back to School Sales Tax Holiday, email us at: salesuse@dor.mo.gov

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