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Legislation grants tax break to parents

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by Lannie Walker

Guam - Senator Judi Guthertz is trying to save parents some money before school starts each year. The senator has introduced Bill 470, which designates a 21-day period when no sales tax could be imposed on retail purchases of back-to-school supplies.

Such materials include textbooks, computers, clothing and school uniforms. If passed and signed into law, the benefit would apply 21 days before the start of the first academic day of each calendar year.

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