“This is a great opportunity for shoppers to take advantage and save even more while they shop for back-to-school essentials at over 200 stores,” Dana Katterjohn, regional marketing director for CBL & Associates Properties, said in a prepared statement. “Many stores … plan to hold sales in addition to the tax holiday over the weekend.”
The tax-free holiday runs from Aug. 2-4.
Aug. 2 and Aug. 3, mall stores will be open from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
On Aug. 4, mall stores will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Department store and restaurant hours may vary.
Tennessee allows exemptions on most clothing, footwear and school supplies priced at less than $100 from sales and use taxes. Computers priced at $1,500 or less are also tax-free.
For a complete list of stores and events and to download the official 2013 Sales Tax Holiday Guide for Tennessee, click here.
Items are also tax-free at Northgate Mall. For a complete list of events and tax-free exemptions, click here.
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