Why is it when I go to McDonalds and get the same meal on different days the tax is different but the price is the same? McDouble $1 Sm fries $1 Sm drink $1. $3 total. Tax is either .19 or.21 for $3.19 or $3.21 Same meal, different tax. -Chris, Winthrop
Recently I was charged sales tax for a bottle of water at Logan Airport. When I stated there is no sales tax in Mass. on water I was told “but there is one here at the airport!” – Marcia, Methuen
Legislation filed on Beacon Hill would suspend for one week the state’s 6.25 percent tax on food purchased at restaurants in Massachusetts.
I was recently at the mall and got my daughters a Smoothie. While waiting I was reading the menu. It stated the Mass. state meals tax and also a meals tax from the town. Can individual towns put additional taxes on products? – Michelle, Tewksbury