GOP Lawmakers Call For Repeal Of Software Tax

September 9, 2013 4:28 PM
GOP Lawmakers Call For Repeal Of Software Tax
" BOSTON (AP) — Republican lawmakers and business groups are ramping up pressure on the Legislature to repeal a new sales tax on computer and software services.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Bernice Corpuz reports

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The minority leaders of the House and Senate plan to file a bill on Monday to eliminate the 6.25 percent tax that took effect this summer as part of a massive transportation financing law. The tax has drawn sharp criticism from technology companies in the state.

The Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, which also opposes the tax, planned to release a new study to support the group’s assertion that the state now has the nation’s highest software services tax "

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