2023 Connecticut Sales Tax Free Week

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2023 Connecticut Sales Tax Free Week


It's back to school time and with that is the shopping for back-to-school clothes and supplies.


  • This year will be Connecticut's 23rd Sales Tax Free Week.
  • According to state statute, Sales Tax Free Week begins on the third Sunday of August and runs until the following Saturday.
  • 2023 Sales Tax Free Week dates are Sunday, August 20, through Saturday, August 26, 2023.

2023 Connecticut Sales Tax Free Week 

Clothing or footwear when sold for less than $100 will be tax exempt.


A detailed list of items can be found on the CT.Gov website.


Safety apparel items are taxable even if sold for less than $100 during sales Tax Free Week.


Shop early and take advantage of the savings.


 2023 Connecticut Sales Tax Free Week


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Comments (5)

Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Ed, you are very lucky that your State offers this tax free week, so far Colorado does not.

Aug 17, 2023 07:52 AM
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Ed I have been meaning to look up when our Tax Week was scheduled for, so thank you for the information.

Aug 17, 2023 02:41 PM
Ed (Edward) Silva, 203-206-0754
Mapleridge Realty, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally

Joan Cox   The state has been doing this for years and it is always well appreciated. 

George Souto   Time to get some goods for Elizabeth

Aug 18, 2023 07:04 AM
Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400
The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803 - Plainview, NY
Long Island Condo and Home Specialists

Ed, Great time of the year to have this Sales Tax Free Week. Soon, everyone will be heading to the stores to get their school shopping finished, and then start on Christmas! 

Aug 18, 2023 10:00 AM
Brian England
Ambrose Realty Management LLC - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

Being able to get school supplies without having to pay taxes will certainly benefit students!

Aug 18, 2023 10:59 AM