New Laws Effective January 1

Posted on January 2, 2020 by admin


I want to wish you and your families a safe and happy New Year! With 2020 now upon us, you should be aware of new taxes and laws that went into effect on January 1.

These new taxes, which I opposed when they came up for debate earlier in the year, include those on:

  • Dry Cleaning – Existing state sales tax rate will be expanded to dry cleaning services & laundry services
  • Parking – Existing state sales tax rate will be expanded to parking fees
  • Interior Design Service – Existing state sales tax rate

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Real IDs: Do I Need One? How Do I Get One?

Posted on November 21, 2019 by admin


According to the Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), beginning on October 1, 2020, the U.S. Federal Government will require anyone boarding an airplane for domestic travel or entering certain federal buildings to have a “verified” driver’s license, state-issued ID card, or show additional proof of identification, such as a passport. This verification is indicated on your license or ID card by a gold star in the top right corner and is commonly referred to as a “Real ID.”

With this deadline

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Rep. Frey and Governor Lamont Work Together to Help the Curran Family Raise Awareness about Their Son’s Rare Disease

Posted on November 19, 2019 by admin


Governor Proclaims World Duchenne Awareness Day in the State of Connecticut; Second state in the country to recognize this important day.

In this season of thanks, Connecticut residents Christopher and Jessica Curran today expressed gratitude to both State Representative John Frey (R-111) and Governor Lamont for working together in a bipartisan fashion to raise awareness about their son’s rare disease – Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

The Ridgefield family said they are thankful for Representative Frey’s

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