Posted on August 13, 2018 by admin
With the start of school just around the corner, Rep. Floren wants to remind you to take advantage of the upcoming “Tax Free Week” which runs from Sunday, August 19 through Saturday, August 25.
This one-week event eliminates Connecticut’s 6.35 percent sales tax on clothing and footwear costing less than $100 per item.
Since sales tax is calculated after the use of any coupons or discounts, if the final price per item is less than $100, the sale is exempt from taxes. Clothing or footwear under $100 put on layaway is also tax-free.
Tax Free Week was first enacted in 2000, and applies to most clothing and footwear purchases intended for everyday use.
Goods not covered under the program include, but are not limited to:
Please consult with your local retailer, or contact the Department of Revenue Services for a list of qualifying and non-qualifying items.
As always, you may contact Rep. Floren if you have any questions at (800) 842-1423 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted on July 25, 2018 by admin
CT State Rep. Livvy Floren (R-Greenwich, Stamford) praised the approval of a bond package, which will assist the Greenwich Housing Authority with their work on the Armstrong Court project.
“Since 1946, he town’s housing authority has been an effective and successful producer, owner and management of housing options for low and moderate income people, residents and seniors and this loan is a real boost to the ongoing effort on our part to increase our affordable housing inventory,” Rep. Floren told the Bond Commission during a meeting on July 25, 2018.
Posted on June 28, 2018 by admin
The public and special acts listed in the document are the most significant, far-reaching, and publicly debated acts adopted by the General Assembly during the 2018 session.
Seven bills were vetoed by the governor this year. Despite an attempt by legislative Republicans to override these vetoes, all were sustained due to a lack of support for majority legislators. Here you can find a list of bills vetoed following the 2018 Session.
As always, Rep. Floren may be contacted at any time to discuss legislation or any other state issue at email@example.com or toll free at (800) 842-1423.