Tag Archives: Beer

NH liquor sales hit record! How much from MA for NH state monopoly?

( – promoted by Paul R. Ferro) All those Massachusetts patrons (and perhaps a few Vermonters and Mainers) buying liquor help propel this year’s record sales of $603 million for state-owned liquor stores. Commission Chairman Joseph Mollica said relocation and renovation of 13 outlets, promotional campaigns, aggressive sales efforts and enhanced customer service practices contributed to setting the sales the…

Read More »

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY FOR TAX FREE BEER

Massachusetts has somehow managed to levy a tax on alcohol twice. There is already a per gallon excise tax on alcohol in Massachusetts that is built into the price of booze. Now the sales tax will be levied on all alcoholic purchases. Boo! Hiss! Tonight is your last night to drink tax free alcohol so you should probably take advantage…

Read More »