There are five states that have no state-wide sales and use tax:
This is not terribly useful information unless you're in those states (and therefore already know that there's no tax). But the rest of you shouldn't get excited. Go to those states and buy something tax free, and you'll still owe the use tax when you return to your state.
But this is a great trivia question at parties! Beware though. I've tried it, and it seems like everyone leaves pretty soon afterwards.
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