AUSTIN, Texas - The State of Texas will offer a tax break next weekend to consumers buying certain energy efficient appliances.
The state's annual Energy Star sales tax holiday runs Memorial Day weekend. Purchases made on Saturday, Sunday and Monday qualify.
Shoppers will not have to pay sales tax on certain appliances purchased on the qualifying days.
Shoppers are expected to save an estimated $3.8 million in state and local sales tax during the Memorial Day sales tax holiday.
The tax break applies to certain Energy Star qualified appliances.