Sales Tax Holiday

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Mass. Jobs Bill Includes Sales Tax Holiday

State lawmakers are set to vote on an economic development bill that includes a two-day sales tax holiday.


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Many Shoppers Spend Carefully During Sales Tax Holiday

Consumers are taking advantage of the tax-free holiday weekend, but they are also being very careful how they spend.


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Sales Tax Holiday Underway In Massachusetts

Shoppers across the Bay State packed stores beginning Saturday, as the Sales-Tax Holiday weekend was underway.


Consumers Gear Up For Sales Tax Holiday

This weekend, the 6.25% tax on items $2500 or less will be waived. It made Friday night at many area malls a preview night.


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Mass. Retailers, Shoppers Looking Forward To Sales-Tax Holiday

Retail sales were up nationwide last month. Massachusetts retailers are hoping that trend continues this weekend when the state waives the sales tax.


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Sales Tax Holiday Weekend Set For August 13-14

Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill creating another sales tax holiday in Massachusetts for the weekend of August 13-14.


Mass. Sales Tax Holiday This Year ‘Mostly A Consensus’ Among Officials

Shoppers could be enjoying another Massachusetts sales tax holiday this summer.


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Sales Tax Holiday Likely In August

They haven’t picked an exact date yet, but Beacon Hill lawmakers are confident the sales tax holiday will happen again this year.


Curious About Sales Tax Holiday Online, On Phone

Will shoppers in Massachusetts get a break on the sales tax this weekend if they don’t actually shop in the stores? Heather from West Yarmouth…


Stores tally up tax free holiday sales

Massachusetts merchants are hoping this weekend’s sales tax holiday will give them a much needed boost from the late summer doldrums.