If Amazon taxes in Mass., will buyers bolt? Despite local retailers’ hopes, many say they’d still shop online ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe "Of course it would be great if tax was nonexistent, but it doesn't end up being a huge deal for me," said Jemila Dunham, 20, of Boston. Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe "When you shop at a local retailer ... you get people to assist you. So I think you get something for that tax money,” said Juan Arias, 23, of Boston. Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe "To be honest, the tax wouldn't stop me. I don't go online to save a quick buck" said Jessica Edwards, 29, of Boston. Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe "Amazon has good prices, so it doesn't really matter [if they charge tax]," said Jean-Yves Loizance, 68, of Weston. Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe Jenny Weymouth of Boston says she would still shop on Amazon even if it were to charge for Massachusetts sales taxes. Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe Sales tax doesn’t factor in for me. It’s more about the convenience.” said David Oksman, 31, of Boston.