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Tax Holiday

Shoppers will be able to enjoy a weekend of tax free shopping this month.

Governor Mitt Romney signed a bill that makes August 12th and 13th a tax holiday. All items purchased under $2500.00 will be exempt from the state's five percent sales tax.

Retailers say the tax break will offer a big sales boost at a traditionally slow time of year.

This program aired on August 2, 2006. The audio for this program is not available.

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