Highway Use Fee - Registration is now open for certain carriers to register for the new Connecticut Highway Use Fee - Click here for more information.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION - the following tax types are now available in myconneCT: Individual Income Tax, Attorney Occupational Tax, Unified Gift and Estate Tax, Controlling Interest Transfer Tax, and Alcoholic Beverage Tax. - Click here for the latest information.

DRS is hosting an Individual Income Tax Webinar on Thursday, March 23, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. This webinar is intended to provide helpful information to taxpayers filing their Connecticut income tax returns.  Please click here to register for this event:  https://forms.office.com/g/AMiggp2Qeu

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Due Date for Certain State Tax Returns September 30 2020

(Hartford, CT) - The Connecticut Department of Revenue Services (DRS) is reminding taxpayers of an upcoming filing and payment due date for certain state taxes, including taxes for businesses and bulk filers that will be filed electronically via myconneCT, the agency's new, online portal launched earlier this month.

myconneCT is a major component of the initial phase of the agency's multi-year modernization initiative that will improve the customer's experience and deliver additional, user-friendly features to taxpayers.

The following state taxes administered by DRS must be filed and paid electronically through myconneCT on or before Wednesday, September 30, 2020:

  • Sales and Use/Business Use
  • Withholding
  • Room Occupancy (B&B Occupancy)
  • Prepaid Wireless E 9-1-1 Fee
  • Admissions and Dues
  • Tourism Surcharge
  • Rental Surcharge
  • Dry Cleaning Surcharge

Taxpayers can create a myconneCT username immediately to ensure timely filing of their returns. For more myconneCT information, FAQs, tutorials, and to start filing visit: portal.ct.gov/DRSmyconneCT.

Contact DRS
To reach DRS by phone during normal business hours – Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - call 860-297-5962 (from anywhere); 800-382-9463 (within CT, outside Greater Hartford area only); or 860-297-4911 (Hearing Impaired, TDD/TT users only).

Protecting taxpayer information is a priority for DRS. The DRS works with the Internal Revenue Service, other state agencies, and stakeholders to prevent fraud and keep tax data secure. If you receive a communication about your state taxes that you question, please call DRS immediately. A DRS professional can help confirm if the agency has made a legitimate attempt to reach you.

Contact: Jim Polites
Email:  james.polites@po.state.ct.us
Phone:  860-297-5606