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A break from taxes

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Leader file photo Residents flocked to local stores last year to take advantage of the sales tax holiday.

Residents who have delayed purchases may want to consider finally making them on Friday and Saturday during the Louisiana Sales Tax Holiday when things will be slightly less expensive.

According to the Louisiana Department of Revenue website, the sales tax holiday provides an exemption from state sales tax on the first $2,500 of the purchase price of most individual items of personal property for non-business use.

If the price of an item exceeds $2,500, state sales tax will be added on the portion above that amount.

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