With the 2018 Tax Free Weekend starting today, most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks will be tax free. Exemptions apply only to qualifying items that are bought during the weekend and are less than $100. Specially-designed athletic wear, protective-use clothing or footwear do not apply. Framed backpacks, luggage, briefcases, athletic, duffle or gym bags, computer bags or purses do not apply. Items you buy before or after the sales tax holiday do not qualify for the exemption. The tax free weekend goes through Sunday.
For more details and information go to https://comptroller.texas.gov/taxes/publications/98-490/