Back to School Sales Tax Holiday and Local Back to School Events


VCS families,

Our schools have been sending out supply lists and also posting them on the school websites.

The annual Back to School Sales Tax Holiday begins this weekend and runs through August 9. During this sales tax holiday period, qualifying items will be exempt from tax including certain school supplies selling for $15 or less per item; certain clothing, footwear, and accessories selling for $60 or less per item; and for the first $1,000 of the sales price of personal computers and related accessories purchased for noncommercial home or personal use.

Check out for the entire list of items you can purchase tax-free.

Also, here are some fun events where some school supplies will be given away--FREE!

Sunday, August 1 - Back to School Fair 2021

  • The Center at Deltona
  • 1640 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd, Deltona, FL 32725
  • 8 to 11 a.m.

Deltona Fire & Rescue will have a Back to School Fair from 8 to 11 a.m., Aug. 1, at The Center at Deltona. This back-to-school event provides students in pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade and families with free supplies and resources to prepare for the upcoming school year. This year's fair will be fun and informative. We will have many local community resources and businesses showcasing their services offered to students and their families. We hope to see you there. While supplies last. Each child must be present.

Saturday, August 7 - Tanger Outlets Back to School Bash Vender Expo

  • Tanger Outlets
  • 1100 Cornerstone Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32117
  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Local businesses will be onsite providing valuable information to parents regarding school-related services. From dance studios to daycares, you'll find everything you need to support your family throughout the upcoming school year at the Back-to-School Vendor Expo.