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Georgia’s Energy- and Water-Efficient Sales Tax Holidays Scheduled for October 4-6

Georgia’s annual sales tax holidays for energy- and water-efficient products will take place Friday, Oct. 4, through Sunday, Oct. 6. During that period, energy-efficient and water-efficient products with a sales price of $1,500 or less per item will be exempt from sales tax.

The exemption does not apply to purchases for trade, business, resale or commercial use.

“Energy-efficient product” means any energy-efficient product for non-commercial home or personal use to include any dishwasher, clothes washer, air conditioner, ceiling fan, fluorescent light bulb, dehumidifier, programmable thermostat, refrigerator, door or window that has been designated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy as meeting or exceeding each agency’s energy-saving efficiency requirements, or which have been designated as meeting or exceeding such requirements under each agency’s Energy Star program.

“Water-efficient product” means any product used for the conservation or efficient use of water which has been designated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as meeting or exceeding specific water-saving efficiency requirements or which has been designated as meeting or exceeding specific requirements under the agency’s Water Sense program.

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