HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s three shoreline state parks are beginning to collect the 6.35 percent sales tax on parking fees. Beginning Saturday, the tax will be imposed at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport, […]
Connecticut car wash owners are revved up about state lawmakers suddenly imposing a new sales tax on their services, including coin-operated washes and vacuums, saying their machines can’t collect the 6.35 percent levy.
“This comes well in time for Cyber Monday, which is the first Monday after the Thanksgiving weekend, which is the big online sales day,” state Tax Commissioner Kevin Sullivan said.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s new budget proposal reinstates the sales tax exemption on clothing.
Connecticut officials say they’re not giving up on requiring Internet retailers like Amazon.com to collect state sales taxes.
Sales tax on pre-coupon or discount price drwaing criticism from shoppers.