Massachusetts tax-free weekend is quickly approaching, so here’s what you should spend your money on since you’re saving that 6.25% sales tax!
When Is MA Ta-Free Weekend?
On Saturday, August 12th and Sunday, August 13th, the state is letting buyers save money and indulge in guilt-free shopping. It’s the glorious Massachusetts Tax-Free Weekend and it’s sneaking up on us faster than a rogue Boston squirrel on the hunt for a fallen pretzel. Circle the calendar, set a reminder, and clear the trunk of your car, because on August 12th and 13th, we’re on a mission!
Remember, the key to making the most of this tax-free weekend isn’t about buying everything in sight. It’s about strategically investing in high-ticket items that will pay off in the long run. Maybe you need a new laptop, or your kids need new clothes for school. How about those hockey skates that you’ve been eyes at the Skate Shop? Whatever it is, the tax-free weekend is the time to buy it.
Let’s prep our lists, plan our routes, and take a big caffeinated gulp of savings. This Massachusetts Tax-Free Weekend, it’s time to go forth, conquer, and spend, minus the added sting of the sales tax.
Not To Be A Buzzkill, But Here’s A List Of Items That Do NOT Qualify On Tax-Free Weekend:
Find the entire list of do’s and don’ts here.
- Motor vehicles
- Telecommunications services
- Tobacco products
- Marijuana or marijuana products
- Alcoholic beverages
- Any single item whose price is more than $2,500
Now, a tax-free weekend may feel like an all-you-can-buy shopping buffet. But let’s be smart about it. To get the most bang for your buck, I present to you the ultimate guide on items you should absolutely splurge on.