Green Sales Tax Holiday Underway in Mo.

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Shoppers will have the opportunity to save money during the Show-Me State’s Green Sales Tax Holiday. The event begins Thursday, April 19 and lasts through Wednesday, April 25.

During the sales tax holiday event, Energy Star qualified appliances purchased in the part of Kansas City, Mo., located in Jackson County will be exempt from state and city sales tax. In addition, purchases made in the portions of Kansas City, Mo., located in Clay, Platte and Cass counties will be exempt from city, state and county sales tax.

The tax holiday applies to Energy Star qualified appliances valued at $1,500 or less. If an appliance costs more than $1,500, the first $1,500 of the purchase price will be exempt from the applicable sales tax. Qualified appliances include:

  •  Clothes washers
  •  Water heaters
  •  Dishwashers
  •  Air Conditioners
  •  Furnaces
  •  Refrigerators
  •  Freezers
  •  Heat pumps

There are no limits on the number of appliances that can be purchased and all purchasers are eligible for the sales tax exemptions.

For more information on the Show-Me Green Sales Tax Holiday and answers to frequently asked questions, click here.

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