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Here's how to take advantage of Florida's hurricane tax-free holiday

Tax-free holiday runs May 31 to June 6
Posted at 6:06 AM, May 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-28 06:32:40-04

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — Are you prepared for hurricane season?

According to a recent AAA survey, 92 percent of Floridians are worried about the 2019 hurricane season. While 19 percent said they are more concerned than last year.

RELATED: Hurricane Guide

WPTV is helping you prepare ahead of the official start of hurricane season, which begins Saturday, with a list of disaster supplies you can buy during the upcoming sales tax holiday.

Starting May 31 through June 6, you will be able to take advantage of the week-long tax exemption on items like generators, batteries and flashlights.

Other items free of tax include:

- Portable self powered radios
- Tarps or waterproof sheets
- Gas or diesel fuel tanks
- AA, AAA, C, D, 6-volt or 9- volt batteries
- Non electric coolers
- Reusable ice packs

Visit the Florida Department of Revenue website to learn more about the sales tax holiday.