West Virginia Annual Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday Begins 2021

Matthew Gonnella
August 14, 2019

[August 14, 2019] West Virginia recently enacted legislation that creates an annual back to school sales tax holiday beginning in 2021. The following items will be exempt from sales tax during the holiday:

  • Items of clothing priced $125 or less;
  • School supply items priced $50 or less;
  • School instructional material priced $20 or less;
  • Laptop and tablet computers for school use priced $500 or less; and
  • Sports equipment priced $150 or less. 

A copy of the bill can be found here.

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Matthew Gonnella

Matthew Gonnella is a Junior Regulatory Counsel at Sovos. Matthew joined the Sovos team in 2019 and focuses his work on U.S. sales and use tax law. Matthew is a member of the Massachusetts Bar, has a B.A. from Saint Anselm College, and a J.D. from Suffolk University Law School.
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