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Glenn Hegar
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Glenn Hegar
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Glenn Hegar
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts


ENERGY STAR® and Water-Efficient ProductsSales Tax Holidays – May 26-28, 2018

Texas families and businesses can save on the purchase of certain water- and energy-efficient products during the state’s Water-Efficient Products and ENERGY STAR® sales tax holidays. Both take place Saturday, May 26, through Monday, May 28.

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Get green. Save green. Certain water-conserving products are sales tax free in Texas on Memorial Day Weekend, May 26 – 28: Mulch, Plants, trees and grasses,  Soil and compost
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Saving energy and water is especially important with Texas’ hot summers. Much of our state is already in drought and we know those triple-digit temperatures are just days away. The Energy Star and Water-Efficient Products sales tax holidays, taking place May 26th through the 28th, can help all Texans now and later. Our office estimates Texas shoppers will save an estimated $10.7 million in state and local sales tax during the Memorial Day weekend tax holidays.


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