Massachusetts local sales tax on meals

More than 40 percent of all Massachusetts cities and towns now assess the 0.75% local tax on meals.
SOURCES: Massachusetts Department of Revenue
DAIGO FUJIWARA, TOM GIRATIKANON/Globe Staff
CommunityStartDateFY2010collectedFY2011collected
AbingtonNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
Acton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Acushnet No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Adams No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Agawam No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Alford No meal tax$0.00$0.00
AmesburyNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
Amherst 10/1/09$224,351.30$311,532.83
Andover 1/1/10$178,258.66$436,382.88
AquinnahNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
Arlington 1/1/10$104,243.11$269,585.13
Ashburnham No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Ashby No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Ashfield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Ashland No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Athol No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Attleboro No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Auburn 10/1/09$210,460.04$298,109.76
Avon No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Ayer No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Barnstable 10/1/10$0.00$490,192.85
Barre No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Becket No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Bedford 10/1/09$177,759.23$260,471.66
Belchertown 7/1/10$0.00$57,286.94
Bellingham No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Belmont 1/1/10$52,347.46$139,171.71
Berkley No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Berlin No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Bernardston 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Beverly 4/1/10$77,742.34$477,265.21
Billerica No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Blackstone No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Blandford 10/1/09$19,773.70$32,008.79
Bolton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Boston 10/1/09$11,821,611.98$18,395,873.02
Bourne No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Boxborough No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Boxford No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Boylston No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Braintree No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Brewster 7/1/10$0.00$99,749.88
Bridgewater 7/1/10$0.00$216,020.04
Brimfield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Brockton 10/1/10$0.00$430,938.89
Brookfield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Brookline 10/1/09$588,286.83$831,589.46
Buckland No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Burlington 4/1/10$181,782.63$1,021,790.08
Cambridge 10/1/09$2,074,788.07$3,056,855.24
Canton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Carlisle No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Carver No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Charlemont No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Charlton 1/1/11$0.00$46,684.18
Chatham 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Chelmsford 10/1/09$258,533.05$420,714.06
Chelsea 1/1/10$106,346.51$259,599.06
Cheshire No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Chester No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Chesterfield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Chicopee 10/1/09$351,766.92$497,664.40
Chilmark No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Clarksburg 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Clinton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Cohasset No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Colrain No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Concord 7/1/10$0.00$208,952.37
Conway No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Cummington No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Dalton 7/1/10$0.00$21,514.42
Danvers 7/1/10$0.00$538,637.64
Dartmouth 10/1/09$399,207.74$571,626.68
Dedham 1/1/10$300,744.60$697,114.55
Deerfield 10/1/09$49,480.52$68,685.19
Dennis 7/1/10$0.00$315,024.66
DevensNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
Dighton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Douglas No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Dover No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Dracut No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Dudley 1/1/10$17,807.83$36,711.35
Dunstable No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Duxbury No meal tax$0.00$0.00
East BridgewaterNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
East BrookfieldNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
Eastham No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Easthampton 10/1/10$0.00$63,103.47
East LongmeadowNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
Easton 1/1/10$91,420.44$223,920.79
Edgartown No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Egremont No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Erving No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Essex No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Everett 10/1/09$235,341.59$365,601.47
Fairhaven 1/1/10$90,771.52$230,891.31
Fall River 1/1/11$0.00$262,321.24
Falmouth 1/1/11$0.00$121,010.01
Fitchburg No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Florida No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Foxborough 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Framingham 1/1/10$468,896.20$1,096,615.05
Franklin 10/1/09$239,644.92$347,217.25
Freetown No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Gardner No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Georgetown No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Gill 1/1/10$4,097.79$9,785.70
Gloucester 4/1/10$57,059.19$379,768.83
Goshen No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Gosnold No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Grafton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Granby No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Granville No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Great Barrington7/1/10$0.00$171,132.25
Greenfield 7/1/10$0.00$240,287.67
Groton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Groveland No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Hadley 10/1/09$167,349.79$221,890.47
Halifax No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Hamilton 7/1/10$0.00$51,241.98
Hampden No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Hancock No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Hanover No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Hanson No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Hardwick No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Harvard No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Harwich 7/1/10$0.00$220,685.42
Hatfield 1/1/10$6,857.00$15,477.16
Haverhill 7/1/10$0.00$518,315.73
Hawley No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Heath No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Hingham 7/1/10$0.00$430,063.89
Hinsdale No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Holbrook No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Holden No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Holland No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Holliston No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Holyoke No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Hopedale No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Hopkinton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Hubbardston No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Hudson 1/1/10$88,942.02$209,641.19
Hull No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Huntington No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Ipswich 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Kingston 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Lakeville No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Lancaster No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Lanesborough 10/1/11$0.00$0.00
Lawrence 7/1/10$0.00$340,140.67
Lee 4/1/10$19,794.30$149,611.80
Leicester 7/1/10$0.00$57,241.70
Lenox 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Leominster No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Leverett No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Lexington 1/1/10$119,883.26$311,932.66
Leyden No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Lincoln No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Littleton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Longmeadow No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Lowell 7/1/10$0.00$671,522.68
Ludlow No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Lunenburg 1/1/10$24,070.97$59,407.82
Lynn No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Lynnfield 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Malden 4/1/11$0.00$30,010.62
Manchester No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Mansfield 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Marblehead No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Marion No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Marlborough No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Marshfield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Mashpee No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Mattapoisett No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Maynard 1/1/10$31,804.39$74,742.14
Medfield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Medford 10/1/09$350,342.04$528,388.15
Medway No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Melrose 10/1/09$86,698.84$134,877.51
Mendon No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Merrimac No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Methuen No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Middleborough 1/1/11$0.00$84,107.54
Middlefield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Middleton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Milford No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Millbury 7/1/10$0.00$188,697.90
Millis 1/1/10$28,046.12$62,858.05
Millville No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Milton 4/1/10$20,508.73$107,232.81
Monroe No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Monson 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Montague No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Monterey No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Montgomery No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Mount WashingtonNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
Nahant No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Nantucket 1/1/10$74,492.45$581,856.30
Natick 1/1/10$305,860.13$715,923.98
Needham 1/1/10$144,319.46$360,146.96
New Ashford No meal tax$0.00$0.00
New Bedford 10/1/10$0.00$460,192.35
New Braintree No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Newbury No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Newburyport 1/1/11$0.00$104,094.37
New MarlboroughNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
New Salem No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Newton 1/1/10$499,297.31$1,191,827.91
Norfolk 7/1/10$0.00$41,716.65
North Adams 7/1/10$0.00$114,992.70
Northampton 10/1/09$389,700.49$549,624.26
North Andover No meal tax$0.00$0.00
North Attleborough1/1/10$141,889.89$344,504.18
Northborough No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Northbridge No meal tax$0.00$0.00
North BrookfieldNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
Northfield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
North Reading 1/1/10$71,448.15$162,093.34
Norton 1/1/10$76,630.07$174,421.75
Norwell 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Norwood 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Oak Bluffs 7/1/10$0.00$156,807.00
Oakham No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Orange 1/1/10$14,423.94$36,082.74
Orleans 7/1/10$0.00$217,078.73
Otis No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Oxford No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Palmer 10/1/09$75,002.16$114,150.10
Paxton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Peabody 4/1/10$149,074.03$865,368.44
Pelham No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Pembroke No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Pepperell No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Peru No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Petersham No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Phillipston No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Pittsfield 1/1/11$0.00$163,144.64
Plainfield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Plainville 10/1/09$114,152.15$173,217.84
Plymouth No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Plympton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Princeton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Provincetown 7/1/10$0.00$339,547.83
Quincy 7/1/10$0.00$1,044,123.90
Randolph 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Raynham 10/1/09$202,727.52$316,172.30
Reading 10/1/10$0.00$172,770.36
Rehoboth 1/1/10$14,367.55$38,441.67
Revere 7/1/10$0.00$375,469.73
Richmond No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Rochester No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Rockland No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Rockport No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Rowe No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Rowley No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Royalston No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Russell No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Rutland No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Salem 7/1/10$0.00$562,797.13
Salisbury No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Sandisfield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Sandwich No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Saugus 10/1/09$527,363.31$759,716.39
Savoy No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Scituate No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Seekonk 1/1/10$191,552.81$407,641.58
Sharon No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Sheffield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Shelburne No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Sherborn 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Shirley No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Shrewsbury 1/1/10$130,974.25$308,059.47
Shutesbury No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Somerset No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Somerville 10/1/09$503,740.78$786,934.43
Southampton 7/1/10$0.00$33,580.89
Southborough No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Southbridge 10/1/09$64,313.19$95,992.98
South Hadley 1/1/11$0.00$34,869.92
Southwick No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Spencer No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Springfield 10/1/09$981,511.12$1,380,531.00
Sterling No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Stockbridge No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Stoneham 10/1/10$0.00$134,294.64
Stoughton 7/1/10$0.00$350,673.91
Stow No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Sturbridge 1/1/10$112,381.39$281,679.87
Sudbury 1/1/11$0.00$59,393.53
Sunderland 10/1/09$22,958.29$42,862.31
Sutton 7/1/10$0.00$35,191.08
Swampscott 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Swansea No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Taunton 10/1/09$373,282.09$538,636.39
Templeton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Tewksbury 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Tisbury No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Tolland No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Topsfield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Townsend No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Truro 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Tyngsborough 10/1/09$136,548.55$194,812.65
Tyringham No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Upton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Uxbridge No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Wakefield 1/1/10$78,417.61$196,235.19
Wales No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Walpole 7/1/10$0.00$289,739.50
Waltham 7/1/10$0.00$862,460.84
Ware No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Wareham 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Warren No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Warwick No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Washington No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Watertown 1/1/10$153,503.76$392,682.46
Wayland 1/1/10$58,860.22$144,600.50
Webster 1/1/10$81,893.26$198,165.53
Wellesley 1/1/10$177,982.00$431,499.11
Wellfleet 1/1/10$17,063.54$170,552.34
Wendell No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Wenham No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Westborough 7/1/10$0.00$447,707.77
West Boylston 1/1/10$37,709.98$103,200.45
West BridgewaterNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
West BrookfieldNo meal tax$0.00$0.00
Westfield No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Westford 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Westhampton No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Westminster No meal tax$0.00$0.00
West Newbury No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Weston No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Westport 10/1/10$0.00$59,288.05
West Springfield10/1/09$440,191.56$662,924.39
West Stockbridge10/1/11$0.00$0.00
West Tisbury No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Westwood No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Weymouth No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Whately 7/1/10$0.00$18,354.45
Whitman No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Wilbraham No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Williamsburg No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Williamstown 7/1/10$0.00$108,658.87
Wilmington 7/1/11$0.00$0.00
Winchendon No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Winchester 1/1/11$0.00$37,292.26
Windsor No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Winthrop 10/1/09$60,071.43$94,255.16
Woburn 7/1/10$0.00$663,762.25
Worcester 10/1/09$1,303,082.71$1,925,743.72
Worthington No meal tax$0.00$0.00
Wrentham 1/1/10$76,404.17$214,770.67
Yarmouth 7/1/10$0.00$377,313.80