Massachusetts Taxes

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Massachusetts Temporarily Halts State Tax Refunds Filed Through TurboTax

TurboTax resumed filing state returns Friday night after an increase in fraudulent returns, but Massachusetts officials said they will take more time out of caution.


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Mass. Tax Collections Exceed Expectations

Tax collections in October totaled $1.34 billion, up $117 million or 9.5 percent from the year-ago month.


State tax revenues surge

Massachusetts tax revenues surged in September, increasing more than 14 percent compared to the same month last year.



Curious Where Cigarette Tax Money Goes

Smoking is one of the most dangerous and addictive things you can do, and stopping is one of toughest. That’s why getting smokers to quit, and keeping…


Curious Why Money Is Lost On Returns After 90 Days

You probably do it a lot. Return things you decide you don’t want. Well if you wait too long to do that, there’s a state law you probably don’t know…



'Curious' If 6.25% Sales Tax Will Round Up Or Down

We know it’s coming in just a month. A sales tax increase, taking us from 5 percent to 6.25 percent. It’ll be the first time our sales tax involves a…