State and Local Tax Alert - October 2013

October 2013

On September 27, 2013, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick signed Bill H.3662, which repeals the new sales and use tax for certain services relating to computer system design and the modification, integration, enhancement, installation, or configuration of standardized or prewritten software (commonly referred to as the “tech tax”). This law was enacted by L. 2013, c. 46 (H.3535), and it became effective on July 31, 2013.