NewsLocal News

Actions

Several water-efficient products exempt from sales tax this Memorial Day

default.png
Posted at 9:20 AM, May 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-27 10:20:54-04

This Memorial Day, Texans can save money on products that help conserve water.

People who buy certain water-efficient and water-conserving products during the Water-Efficient Products Sales Tax Holiday that runs from May 25 through May 27 will be able to do so tax-free.

Eligible items, include rain barrels, soaker or drip-irrigitation hoses, mulch, plants or trees.

Circle Hardware Supply Manager JP Pizzio said these type of items bring customers many benefits.

"It helps to conserve our water. It helps keep your water bills down and summer heat comes along. You are able to either conserve rain water or use a drip system to water your landscaping," Pizzio said.

There is no limit on the qualifying items that people can buy.

For list of other qualifying products, click here.