Georgia's tax free holiday is still in effect and retailers there are gearing up for what they hope is a big weekend.
This Friday and Saturday, shoppers can look for items such as these to be exempt from state and local sales tax. Clothing with a single value of $100 or less per item, that applies to essential clothing and footwear but not to jewelry. Computer equipment and related accessories used for non-business, home or personal use up to $1,500. General school supplies used in the classroom, such as pens, pencils, notebooks and calculators with a single value of $20 or less per item. Children's books with a single value of less than $20 per item.
For more information about Georgia's sales tax holiday, you can visit the Web site for the Georgia Department of Revenue.