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HOUSTON — The Texas Sales Tax Holiday weekend is Friday, Saturday and Sunday. This year the legislature finally added backpacks and school supplies. All items on the tax exempt list must cost less than $100.

Here is the complete list of items that are taxable and not taxable this year:

NON-TAXABLE

Baby clothes

Backpacks

Belts with buckles

Boots – cowboy and hiking

Caps and hats

Coats and wraps

Diapers–adult and baby

Dresses

Gloves

Gym suits

Hooded shirts and jackets

Hosiery

Jackets

Jeans

Jerseys – baseball and football

Jogging apparel

Neckwear and ties

Pajamas

Pants and trousers

Raincoats and ponchos

Robes

Shirts

Shoes – sandals, slippers, sneakers,tennis, walking

Socks

Shorts

Suits

Sweatshirts

Sweatsuits

Sweaters

Swimsuits

Underclothes

Work clothes and uniforms

TAXED ITEMS

Accessories for hair and jewelry

Baseball cleats and pants

Belt buckles without belts

Boots – climbing, fishing, rubber work boots, ski, waders

Buttons and zippers

Cloth, lace, knitting yarns

Dry cleaning

Football pants

Golf gloves

Handbags and purses

Handkerchiefs

Hard hats

Helmets – bike, baseball, football, hockey, motorcycle, sports

Ice skates

Jewelry

Leather goods

Pads – football, hockey, soccer, elbow, knee, shoulder

Floatation devices

Rented clothing

Roller blades and skates

Safety clothing and glasses

Cleated bicycle shoes, bowling shoes, golf shoes

Via: KHOU.com

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