Severe Weather Preparedness Tax Free Weekend Starts Friday, February 26th

The Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday starts Friday, February 26, 2021. This event gives citizens an opportunity to purchase certain severe weather preparedness supplies free of state sales or use tax (local sales and use tax may apply). The Elmore County Commission unanimously passed Resolution 10-22-2012 to annually participate in the Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday.  The holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. (CST) on Friday February 26, 2020 and ending at twelve midnight on Sunday, February 28, 2020.

Some of the tax-free items are common supplies costing less than $60 than can be used to prepare for a natural disaster or other emergencies. See this a complete list of tax free items click here.  To view a list of participating local governments, or see additional sales tax holiday information, go to