A sure sign that back-to-school season is upon us, Texas’ annual Sales Tax Holiday takes place this coming Friday, August 8 through Sunday, August 10. The three-day tax break applies to most clothing, backpacks, school supplies, and footwear priced under $100. Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts website before you shop. Another word to the wise – arrive early and expect lines. Most area malls and big box stores will be bustling throughout the three-day period. Click here for complete Sales Tax Holiday details.