2016 Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

The Alabama Department of Revenue will be holding a sales tax holiday on preparedness items from 12:01 AM on Friday, February 26, until midnight on Sunday, February 28. The cities of Tuscaloosa and Northport, as well as Tuscaloosa County, will be participating. 


Items exempt from sales tax during the holiday include:

  • tarps, plastic sheeting, and drop cloths
  • duct tape
  • weather radios
  • batteries
  • smoke and carbon monoxide detectors


A full list of items as well as more information about the holiday can be found at the Department of Revenue's website: CLICK HERE