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 89-106, Writing

Freelance copywriting services rendered to advertising agencies for print and radio advertising are not taxable.

Writing news releases is not subject to sales and use tax provided the writing service does not also include influencing the publication of articles.


September 26, 1989