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Nuccio to Host Business Advisory Council Quarterly Meetings

Posted on January 20, 2022

State Rep. Tammy Nuccio will be hosting Business Advisory Council meetings throughout 2022. The meetings will take place on the fourth Friday of every quarter. The first meeting of 2022 will be held on Friday, January 28, from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. via Zoom.

Rep. Nuccio will be joined at the January meeting by special guest presenter, Tyler Anderson, Ready Rating Program Leader + Government Relations Liaison at American National Red Cross. 40% of businesses that are subjected to a natural disaster

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Tax Season Information, Tips & Resources

Posted on January 20, 2022

Free File available January 14

IRS Free File will open January 14 when participating providers will accept completed returns and hold them until they can be filed electronically with the IRS. Many commercial tax preparation software companies and tax professionals will also be accepting and preparing tax returns before January 24 to submit the returns when the IRS systems open.

The IRS strongly encourages people to file their tax returns electronically to minimize errors and for faster refunds –

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DOL Reminds Claimants Extended Benefits Have Ended; 1099 Tax Documents Available Online

Posted on January 18, 2022

Extended Benefits have ended in Connecticut. The federal Extended Benefits program assists unemployed workers during higher unemployment periods by giving filers an additional 13 weeks of benefits – in addition to the 26 weeks of regular state unemployment benefits. Connecticut became ineligible for Extended Benefits in December 2021 when the state’s three-month average unemployment rate fell below 6.5%.

Of the approximately 38,000 weekly unemployment filers, fewer than 7,000 used the Extended Benefits

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