New Jersey Offers Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday

 – June 22, 2022
New Jersey Offers Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday

Governor Phil Murphy, Senate President Nicholas Scutari and Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin today announced that they have reached an agreement on a back-to-school sales tax holiday as a part of the Fiscal Year 2023 Budget.

The sales tax holiday will take place from Aug. 27 to Sept. 5. Under the sales tax holiday, tax exempt supplies and equipment include: 

  • School supplies, such as pens and pencils, notebooks and binders
  • School art supplies, such as paints and paintbrushes, clay and glazes
  • School instructional materials, such as reference books, reference maps, globes, textbooks and workbooks
  • Computers
  • School computer supplies, such as computer storage equipment, printers and personal digital assistants