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Tax-free shopping holidays set in Va. and Md.

Friday - 8/5/2011, 1:17pm  ET

WASHINGTON - Both Virginia and Maryland are offering tax-free holidays for you to complete your school shopping.

Virginia's holiday is set for Aug. 5-7 and Maryland's from Aug. 14-20.

In Virginia, school supplies that are under $20 are exempt from taxes.

Clothing and shoes under $100 will be tax-free in Virginia.

For the complete list of what's tax-free in Virginia, click here.

In Maryland, only clothing and shoes priced at under $100 or less are included in the state's tax-free week. Taxes will apply to accessory items.

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