This data shows growth of the credit over the years since its inception in 2001, and allows individual communities to see the extent of local participation in a credit which delivered more than $60 million in tax relief to more than 79,181 families in tax year 2009.
Ten communities registered an average credit of greater than $900: Hamilton, $962; Middlefield and Buckland, $960; Windsor, $952; Hardwick, $938; Carlisle, $929; Wayland, $920; Rowe. $919; Weston, $915; and Heath, $902.
Multi-agency investigation in two states leads to charges posted on Nov 19
Earlier this year, the Massachusetts Illegal Tobacco Commission, chaired by DOR Commissioner Amy Pitter, released a report on the illicit tobacco trade which recommends that teaming up with federal, state and local law enforcement can be a successful model for combatting such criminal activity. And …Continue Reading Multi-agency investigation in two states leads to charges
Top priority: protecting the taxpayer and the Commonwealth’s revenue posted on Oct 8
With identity theft on the rise, the Massachusetts Department of Revenue is taking new steps to combat the problem and protect taxpayers. In some cases, this means asking taxpayers to take a quiz before getting their state refund check. DOR is teaming up with LexisNexis …Continue Reading Top priority: protecting the taxpayer and the Commonwealth’s revenue
Thinking about the next step in your career? posted on Oct 3
Dust off that resume! The Department of Revenue is holding a Diversity Career Fair and your next job could be right around the corner. DOR has a number of exciting employment opportunities now available and will have more openings throughout the year. Whether you’re looking …Continue Reading Thinking about the next step in your career?