The Case for Amnesty (Boston Business Journal)

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BBJ, March 6-12, 2009 Vol. 29, No. 6.

Date: 
Monday, March 9, 2009

Despite a projected budgetary deficit of $6.5 billion, Massachusetts is squandering an opportunity to raise between $600 million and $1 billion with a well-publicized general tax amnesty. Instead, the Massachusetts Department of Revenue announced a tightly focused tax amnesty “by invitation only” to selected taxpayers. Download our analysis below.