You can skip sales tax on energy efficient appliances April 19-25 | News
(KFVS) - Just in time for the 2012 Show-Me Green Sales Tax Holiday, you can buy qualifying Energy Star refrigerators, clothes washers, water heater, etc during the week of April 19-25 and skip the state sales tax.
The Citizens Electric Corporation says qualifying appliances include:
- Clothes washers
- Clothes dryers
- Trash compactors
- Water heaters
- Conventional ovens
- Air conditioners
For more information about the sales tax holiday you can click here to visit the Missouri Department of Revenue.
According to Citzens Electric, if you schedule an energy audit before the tax holiday, CEC will reimburse up to $200 for equipment upgrades. You can call Member Services at 877-876-3511 for more information or to make an appointment.
Citizens Electric also sponsors a refrigerator recycling program. Through an agreement with JACO Environmental, you can have your old refrigerator or freezer picked up for free and receive $35 for each unit once it has been recycled. Appliances must be in working order, and there is a limit of five units per member. Call 877-395-5535 to schedule a pickup.
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