Melvin Trochez, with daughter Mia, checks items for his son Bryan's schools supplies shopping list at the back-to-school store section at the Walmart Doral SuperCenter on Aug. 2, as the store prepares for the tax-free holiday. The tax-free holiday is three days this year, from Aug. 5 to Aug. 7, much shorter than years past. Last year the holiday lasted 10 days.
Melvin Trochez, with daughter Mia, checks items for his son Bryan's schools supplies shopping list at the back-to-school store section at the Walmart Doral SuperCenter on Aug. 2, as the store prepares for the tax-free holiday. The tax-free holiday is three days this year, from Aug. 5 to Aug. 7, much shorter than years past. Last year the holiday lasted 10 days. PEDRO PORTAL pportal@miamiherald.com
Melvin Trochez, with daughter Mia, checks items for his son Bryan's schools supplies shopping list at the back-to-school store section at the Walmart Doral SuperCenter on Aug. 2, as the store prepares for the tax-free holiday. The tax-free holiday is three days this year, from Aug. 5 to Aug. 7, much shorter than years past. Last year the holiday lasted 10 days. PEDRO PORTAL pportal@miamiherald.com

Shoppers brace for shorter, less generous tax-free holiday

August 02, 2016 06:46 PM

UPDATED August 05, 2016 07:46 AM

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