The Sales Tax Holiday is Coming Soon!
Did you know about the Sales Tax Holiday? What is that you ask? The Sales Tax Holiday is a period of time where consumers pay a reduced sales tax rate on certain items. Illinois residents are lucky because not all states are offering this back to school break this year.
This tax holiday is August 6 – 15, 2010. Not every product qualifies for this tax break, but lots of school supplies do. To find out what products qualify, follow this link to the Sales Tax Informational Bulletin published by the Illinois Department of Revenue.
When making your school supply shopping lists don’t forget about this 10 day window of extra savings. This is just another advantage to living in Illinois!
If you are looking for McHenry County real estate, make sure to start your search with Gerstad Builders. Gerstad has built homes in Elgin, Bartlett, Grayslake, Richmond, Poplar Grove, Streamwood, Crystal Lake, Batavia, Addison, McHenry and Williams Bay of Wisconsin.