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Veterans' Cemetery in Middletown. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Officials: Connecticut Is Most Expensive Place To Die In US

Officials say Connecticut is now the most expensive place to die in the U.S. — at least for the wealthy — because of hefty new fees for settling estates.

07/14/2015

Governor Dannel Malloy at Gubernatorial Election Forum on Transportation (Courtesy CT-N)

Governor Believes Data Tax Hike Will Be Scrapped

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Wednesday there is ample support in the General Assembly to roll back one of the most contentious business taxes in the Democratic state budget. Malloy, a […]

06/24/2015

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Panel To Consider Plan That Increases State Taxes

The General Assembly’s tax committee is expected to vote on a Democratic plan that would increase personal income tax rates for high-earners and extend Connecticut’s sales tax to more services, including accounting and engineering.

04/29/2015

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3 Mistakes To Avoid On Your 2014 Tax Return

If you haven’t already begun, now’s the time to prepare for filing your 2014 tax returns.

03/02/2015

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Larson Proposes Increased Social Security Taxes To Stabilize Program

Hartford-area Congressman John Larson wants to stabilize the Social Security Trust Fund, by having high-income people contribute more to the program, and by gradually increasing the amount of money workers and employers contribute.

06/16/2014

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Malloy Proposes $104 Million In New Tax Cuts

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, buoyed by estimates of a state budget surplus, is proposing more than $104 million in new tax cuts.

01/31/2014

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Former DRS Intern Charged With Accessing State Tax Records

A former intern in the Department of Revenue Services has been arrested after the department found he had browsed through taxpayer records.

09/30/2013

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Lauryn Hill Reports To Danbury Prison In Tax Case

Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill began serving a three-month prison sentence in Connecticut on Monday for failing to pay about $1 million in taxes over the past decade.

07/08/2013

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Change In Boat Tax Takes Effect Monday

Boat sellers and their customers are getting a break as Connecticut scales back taxes on boat sales that produced little revenue, but lots of complaints from the industry.

06/28/2013

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GOP Steps Up Pressure To Stop July 1 Gas-Diesel Tax Hike

Republicans stepped up pressure Monday on Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the General Assembly’s majority Democrats to stop a looming increase in the state’s gasoline and diesel taxes, launching a petition drive at gas stations across Connecticut and on the Internet.

06/24/2013

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