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Mass. State Revenue Dips In May, But Economy Continues To Strengthen

Massachusetts tax collections dipped in May after a surprisingly strong showing in April. State revenue officials said Friday that preliminary revenues for last month were down $68 million or 4.3 percent compared with May of last year.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/04/2011

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Mass. Consumers Could Soon Pay More In Taxes On Cell Phones

There’s a change coming this summer in the way your next cell phone could be taxed. It means many of us will end up paying more, despite those enticing ads we seen in the Sunday circulars which promise hundreds in savings.

05/23/2011