Tax-free week in Connecticut starts later this month.
During the one-week, residents can purchase items such as clothing, shoes and accessories as well as new and used college textbooks free of the 6.35 percent sales tax. Each clothing item must cost less than $100.
The following items are tax exemption:
Tax exemption items could be put on layaway and still be tax-free.
The tax-free week starts Aug. 20 and runs until Aug. 26.
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