Author Archives: Patrick

Sometime political guy.

Amazon.com to Collect MA Sales Tax on Friday

As the result of a deal reached a year ago, Amazon.com will start charging our 6.25% sales tax on online purchases.
http://www.capecodtoday.com/article/2013/10/26/22401-amazon-tax-web-sales-starts-friday The Massachusetts Department of Revenue estimates sales taxes from goods sold by Amazon in Massachusetts will generate $36.7 million during fiscal 2014. An article from the Globe that appeared over the summer made a compelling case that the…

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“People’s Seat” PAC Registered in NH

In a move further indicating that Scott Brown is now a New Hampshire politician, the Concord Monitor reports that Brown has registered a PAC in the Granite State. The former Massachusetts senator has been a frequent visitor to New Hampshire in recent months, headlining Republican fundraisers and stoking speculation he might switch states and run against Sen. Jeanne Shaheen in…

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