Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday!


Prepare yourself during the 2022 Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday for emergencies that can cause physical damage like hurricanes, flash floods and wildfires. You can purchase certain emergency preparation supplies tax free during the sales tax holiday. There is no limit on the number of qualifying items you can purchase, and you do not need to give an exemption certificate to claim the exemption.

Here are some emergency preparation supplies that qualify for tax exemption:

  • Generators

  • Batteries

  • Coolers

  • Fuel Containers

  • First Aid Kits

  • Light Sources (flashlights, lanterns, and candles)

For more detailed information, please visit comptroller.texas.gov