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.

07/31/2012

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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.

08/14/2011

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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.

08/13/2011

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.

08/12/2011

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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.

08/12/2011

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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.

08/01/2011

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

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

07/25/2011

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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.

07/20/2011

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…

10/01/2010

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.

08/16/2010

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