HOUSTON – Tax-free weekend is here. Many parents use this time to prepare for school, but shopping looks a little different this year due to coronavirus.
Here are a few things to know for this year’s tax-free weekend:
When is tax-free weekend?
According to the Texas Comptroller, tax-free weekend will start Friday and go through midnight Sunday.
How will coronavirus affect my shopping?
Shoppers will be encouraged to maintain social distancing and other recommendations while in-store shopping.
According to the comptroller, people are also encouraged to “buy qualifying items online or by telephone, mail, custom order or any other means (including in-store purchases).”