The ENERGY STAR and WaterSense Sales Tax Holiday started today and runs through Sunday.
During the sales tax holiday, the following items will be exempt from sales tax if they have the ENERGY STAR label and cost $1,500 or less per item:
- Air conditioners
- Ceiling fans
- Clothes washers
- Fluorescent light bulbs
In addition to those items, the following will also be exempt from sales tax if they have a WaterSense label and cost $1,500 or less per item:
- Bathroom sink faucets
- Faucet accessories (such as aerators)
- High-efficiency toilets
- High-efficiency urinals
- Weather- or sensor-based irrigation controllers.
The sales tax exemption will not apply to products purchased for trade, business or resale.
ENERGY STAR and WaterSense are joint programs of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that promote energy and water efficient products.