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Gun sales tax holiday still here, in part


As reported this summer, Louisiana lawmakers removed the state’s annual sales tax holidays as part of the tax deal to balance the budget. However, there is still one weekend in which consumers will see some form of tax break.

According to a report from The Advocate last week, while the state of Louisiana will not participate in any sales tax holidays, local and parish taxing authorities are still required to forgive taxes on gun and hunting equipment sales Sept. 7-9, a fact that was not immediately clear when the budget was passed.

Facing only a partial tax holiday until at least 2025,