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We are proud of the services we offer and the professional workforce of state employees that strives to do what is right and best for our citizens.

Sales Tax Holiday Save money! Sales tax will not be charged on purchases of school supplies and many clothing items for students from Aug. 1-3. Find guidelines and eligible items on the Department of Taxation’s website.
Virginia State Parks From Cumberland Gap to the Atlantic Ocean, there’s something for everyone at Virginia State Parks. Don’t wait too late – make your cabin, camping and picnic shelter reservations online or call (800)933-PARK.
ABC Store Locator Easily find your closest Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) store and plan your route, whether at home or on Virginia vacation. A new online store locator enables users to search by address, zip code, locality or store number.
Mapping Center Looking for a government office? Our mapping center has workforce centers, health departments and state police offices. You'll also find libraries, schools and hospitals on our interactive map of the commonwealth.
Commonwealth Calendar The Commonwealth Calendar announces official government meetings that are open to the public. Click on any date to search for listed meetings.

Looking for a particular meeting? Click here to search the calendar

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