NOTICE: DRS offices and phone service will be closed Monday, February 17th in observance of Washington's Birthday.

News - Press Releases

8/10/2018  18th Sales Tax Free Week Kicks off August 19
7/19/2018 CT Joins Lawsuit to Protect Taxpayers on SALT Deduction Cut
6/07/2018 Information on the 2018 Pass-Through Entity Tax Estimated Payments
6/07/2018 Income Tax Bills - Please be aware that in May, DRS began issuing income tax bills for the 2017 tax year (due April 17th).
5/03/2018 Connecticut Tax Commissioner Blasts Congress Man For Blocking Market Place Fairness Tax Legislation - Says, “Now we know that Representative Good latte has been up to no good for years.”
4/25/2018 IRS warn of new twist on phone scam; crooks direct taxpayers to IRS.gov to “verify” calls - IRS warn of new twist on phone scam; crooks direct taxpayers to IRS.gov to “verify” calls
4/17/2018 IMPORTANT NOTICE - UPDATE - On Tuesday April 17, 2018 the IRS experienced problems with certain return and payment options. Because of this, IRS has extended due dates. Individuals and Businesses with a filing or payment due date of April 17 will now have until midnight on Wednesday, April 18. CT DRS will extend these same deadlines to Connecticut taxpayers.
4/12/2018 Tax Filing Date is Tuesday, April 17th This Year - Taxpayer Assistance Is Available
4/05/2018 INCOME TAX DEADLINE APPROACHING - Payments due Tuesday, April 17, 2018 
4/05/2018 WARNING: DO YOU OWE CT USE TAX ON ANY PURCHASES? - Have you made purchases out-of-state or online?
3/28/2018 NEWEGG ONLINE SALES WILL COMPLY WITH CT STATE SALES TAX COLLECTION
3/19/2018 DRS WARNS AGAINST TAX SCAM EMAIL - CT Taxpayers sent phony tax email bills for Amazon, New Egg purchases 
3/02/2018 Notification letters sent to online purchasers who owe CT use tax
3/01/2018 Out of State or Online Purchases Are Not Tax Free!
1/19/2018 Tax Commissioner: CT Accepting Electronic Filing of Returns Starting Jan 22 - The Filing Deadline is April 17