WI Sales Tax Holiday

Sales of certain items are exempt during a five-day period in August 2018. The temporary exemption period, referred to as a sales tax holiday, will begin on Wednesday, August 1, 2018, and continue through Sunday, August 5, 2018.

During the Sales Tax Holiday, purchases of these items are not taxable:

  • Clothing - sales price of each item must be $75 or less
  • Computer purchased by a consumer for their personal use – sales price of each computer must be $750 or less
  • School computer supplies purchased by the consumer for their personal use – sales price of each item must be $250 or less
  • School supplies – sales price of each item must be $75 or less

You may use the following printable lists from the State of Wisconsin Department of Revenue to guide you:

Exempt Items

Taxable Items

Computers and School Computer Supplies

Clothing

School Supplies