Tax-Free Appliance Purchases This Weekend
If you’ve been thinking of upgrading your home appliances to more energy efficient options then this weekend is the time! From Friday, September 19th through Sunday the 21st, Florida residents will enjoy tax-free purchases on select home appliances and devices. The tax-free holiday applies to items that meet the federal government’s Energy Star or Water Source designation and is applicable up to the first $1,500 spent on an item.
Qualifying Energy Star products would be:
- Air conditioner
- Air purifier
- Ceiling fan
- Clothes washer
- Clothes dryer
- Water heater
- Swimming pool pump
- Package of light bulbs that is designated by the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the United States Department of Energy as meeting or exceeding each agency’s requirements under the Energy Star program and that is affixed with an Energy Star label.
Qualifying WaterSense products would be:
- Bathroom sink faucet
- Faucet accessory
- High-efficiency toilet or urinal
- Weather or sensor-based irrigation controller that is recognized as water efficient by the WaterSense program sponsored by the United States Environmental Protection Agency and that is affixed with a WaterSense label.
This is a great opportunity to save money in the short term and help the environment and your property value in the long term. Call Kevin at (386)527-8577 to learn more about rising property values in the Port Orange and Daytona Beach area.