The sales tax holiday is on the first Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of August each year. Begins at 12:00 am on the first Friday in August and ends at 11:59 pm on the designated Sunday in August.
During the holiday, the following items are exempt from sales and use tax:
- Clothing priced at $75 per item or less;
- School supplies priced at $20 per item or less; and
- School instructional material priced at $20 per item or less.
Items used in a trade or business are not exempt under the sales tax holiday.
Sub. S.B. 226 provided for a permanent sales tax holiday on the first Friday, Saturday and Sunday of August each year.
Ohio Holiday Information