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.

This information is not current and is being provided for reference purposes only


Notice to Retailers - United States Government Tax Exempt Credit Card

 This TSSN is superseded by PS 95(2)

Sales made to US Government employees using a Rocky Mountain Bankcard System VISA credit card imprinted I.M.P.A.C. and US GOVT EXEMPT are exempt from Sales and Use Taxes.

The federal employee will not have to give you the Governmental Agency Exemption Certificate ordinarily required when sales are made to the U.S. Government. However, you must retain the imprinted US GOVT EXEMPT merchant copy of the sales receipt for your files.

The card is not to be used to pay for travel, meals or lodging expenses. The following businesses cannot accept this card:

Airlines Bars
Car Rental Agencies Hotel
Restaurants Travel Agencies