Lakeville Rep. Proposes Tax-Free Week For Restaurants
A pair of Republican lawmakers are hoping to build support for a tax free weekend for Mass. restaurants.
Rep. Claire Cronin of Easton and Keiko Orrall of Lakeville want to eliminate collection of the meals tax for a week in August.
Rep. Orrall tells WBSM News, she beleives the move will stimulate business....
Orrall says a Restaurant Association official says the move would be particularly helpful for restaurants in non-tourist areas where business slows down during the summer months.
Orrall is suggesting the tax free week for August 11 through the 15.