Tax-Day Boost Leads Connecticut Gov. to Consider Dropping Deals
- Annual tax holiday begins. Brody, Danielle // Fairfield County Business Journal;8/17/2015, Vol. 51 Issue 33, p5
The article offers information on the 15th annual tax holiday week in Connecticut in which retailers will not charge the state sales and use taxes for most items of clothing and footwear costing less than $100, according to the Department of Revenue Services.
- Manufacturers' coalition seeks simplified sales tax laws. Dzikowski, Don // Fairfield County Business Journal;9/02/96, Vol. 35 Issue 36, p2
Reports on the Connecticut Department of Revenue Services' joining of a coalition of manufacturers seeking to simplify the state's tax laws. Examples of tax laws which are viewed to be complicated; Comments of Don Janezic, chief financial officer for Bigelow Tea Co.; How the tax laws affect...
- Change in Connecticut? Bond Commission Gets Agenda Four Days Early. Piazza, Johanna // Bond Buyer;4/28/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31872, p6
Reports on the agenda of the State Bond Commission's meeting released by the budget office of governor John Rowland in Connecticut. Legislation filed calling for greater accountability in the commission's proceeding;Vote of the commission on general obligation bonding and revenue bonding;...
- Beleaguered Connecticut Governor Pushes $14 Billion Budget, Tax Hikes. Piazza, Johanna // Bond Buyer;2/5/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31815, p29
Reports on the proposed budget of Connecticut Governor John G. Rowland. Proposal of Rowland to raise taxes in all tobacco and alcohol products; Sales tax on newspapers; Budget deficit.
- States of Decline. Franke-Ruta, Garance // American Prospect;1/13/2003, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p11
Comments on the measures and approaches used by several state governors to address the declining fiscal outlook in the U.S. Description of an advertisement paid by Connecticut Republicans to re-elect John Rowland as state governor because of his anti-tax and pro-business agenda; Details of the...
- Connecticut wants to retain 17% tax on hospital revenues. Pallarito, Karen // Modern Healthcare;3/20/95, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p22
Reports on the debate over Connecticut Governor John Rowland's proposal to preserve a 17 percent tax on hospitals. Taxes as violation of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act; Rowland's plan to tax the hospitals at the same rate and funnel the proceeds to the state's general fund.
- Guidance provided on tax holiday. // Sales & Use Tax Alert;8/15/2012, Vol. 22 Issue 14, p6
The article reports the Connecticut Department of Revenue Services's guidelines regarding the sales and use tax exclusion scheduled from August 19 to 25, 2012 for clothing and footwear that cost less than 300 U.S. dollars per item.
- Conn. Gov. Holds Court on Budget. Piazza, Johanna // Bond Buyer;6/19/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31660, p2
John Rowland, Governor of Connecticut, brought the budget home with him on June 18, 2003 as he invited legislative leaders to a meeting at the governor's mansion in Hartford. The legislature's Republican and Democratic leaders, as well as the heads of the appropriations and finance committees,...
- Connecticut Gov. Signs $13.2 Billion Balanced Budget, But Deficits Loom Ahead. Peacock, Wayne // Bond Buyer;7/2/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31420, p28
Reports the approval of the 2003 budget by governor John G. Rowland in Connecticut. Reduction of public spending; Increase of tax rates; Projections of revenue.