FORT MYERS, Fla. — Hurricane season is fast approaching — it begins June 1 — and if you’re feeling a tad unprepared, don’t fret.
People can get a tax break on a lot of hurricane supplies starting this weekend, May 28, through June 6. During the tax holiday, certain disaster preparedness supplies will be sold without sales tax.
“The approach of hurricane season is an excellent reminder to prepare not just for storms, but for all potential disasters,” said Jim Zingale, Executive Director of the Florida Department of Revenue. “The 2021 Disaster Preparedness Sales...