Despite Tuesday's storm, DRS employees are answering emails and phone calls, and completing other essential agency functions. If you have a question about state taxes administered by DRS, email ( or call us (860-297-5962) during regular business hours. Phone wait times are minimal.

Walk-in services at all DRS branch office locations remain suspended.

Email the Priority One Taxpayer Assistance Program:

Please check our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Ruling 89-105, Landscaping

The total gross receipts for landscaping services are subject to the sales and use tax.

Landscaping services rendered to entities that qualify as districts pursuant to section 7-324 of the Connecticut General Statutes are exempt from sales and use tax provided the district furnishes the landscaper with a Governmental Agency Exemption Certificate.


September 26, 1989