Tech Tax

Gov. Patrick signs repeal of Computer and Software Services Tax, Sept. 27, 2013. (Photo: Eric Haynes - Governor's Office)

Tech Tax Officially Repealed In Massachusetts

Gov. Deval Patrick signed a bill Friday repealing a less than two-month-old tax on computer and software services.



House Lawmakers Vote To Repeal ‘Tech Tax’

The Massachusetts House has approved a repeal of an unpopular new technology tax.


House Speaker Robert DeLeo and Senate President Terry Murray talk to Jon Keller. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: How Beacon Hill Can Avoid More Embarrassing Blunders

When you aren’t making enough of an effort to reach out to your constituents for feedback before you lower a tax boom on them, you wind up legislating in a vacuum.



Lawmakers Seek Repeal Of ‘Tech Tax’

Democratic legislative leaders say they will move to repeal an unpopular new technology tax, but will not propose new taxes to replace the lost revenue.