With hurricane season just around the corner and memories of last year’s powerful derecho, now is the best time for Virginia residents to stock up on storm-ready items — and save money.
Shop during Virginia’s Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday — which begins Saturday — and pay no sales tax on supplies for protecting homes and businesses. The tax-free holiday runs through Friday.
U.S. government forecasters announced Thursday that they expect three to six major hurricanes from another busy Atlantic storm season, according to The Associated Press. Hurricane season officially begins June 1.
(thanks to Tom for the nudge to post this)