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F.A.Q. Everything you Need to Know about the Sales Tax Holiday Posted on Aug 10

Last week the state legislature passed and Governor Charlie Baker signed into law the Sales Tax Holiday that will officially suspend the state’s 6.25% sales tax for the upcoming weekend of August 15th and 16th. State policymakers have passed an annual summer’s sales tax holiday   …Continue Reading F.A.Q. Everything you Need to Know about the Sales Tax Holiday

Shopper’s Beware: Gift Cards Are Tax Free Posted on Dec 18

Gift Certificates and cards are among the most popular presents to give and receive around this time of the year. But don’t pay more for the cards than you have to. DOR is reminding shoppers that gift cards are the same as a gift of cash and are not subject to the 6.25% Massachusetts   …Continue Reading Shopper’s Beware: Gift Cards Are Tax Free