Revenue Commissioner Amy Pitter

Legislative Committee To Study Illegal Tobacco Trade
A special commission charged with studying the economic fallout of the illegal cigarette and tobacco trade in Massachusetts is preparing to hold its first meeting.
    The commission was created by state lawmakers to determine the magnitude of the black market tobacco trade.
Mass. Tax Collections Jump 8.5% In August
Massachusetts is reporting August tax collections that were up 8.5 percent compared with what the state took in during last August. 
Josh Reynolds photo  Revenue Commissioner Amy Pitter said Thursday that preliminary revenue collections for the month totaled $1.54 b...