Lawmakers Approve Summer Tax-Free Weekend

July 31, 2013 7:24 PM
Lawmakers Approve Summer Tax-Free Weekend
" BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts shoppers are one step closer to another summer tax-free weekend.

House and Senate lawmakers agreed to the bill during an informal session Wednesday.

Under the legislation, the sales tax holiday would be scheduled for Aug. 10 and 11 and will apply to retail sales excluding any single item priced higher than $2,500 "

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