Boston Business Journal
Massachusetts lawmakers agreed Thursday to implement this year's sales tax holiday on the weekend of Saturday, Aug. 17 and Sunday, Aug. 18.
It was the first time lawmakers established the annual sales-tax holiday dates through a process established under a 2018 law that calls for legislators to choose by June 15 a weekend in August to designate as the holiday. If legislators missed that deadline, the Department of Revenue would have had until July 1 to announce dates for the holiday.. . . more