Phase Three Reopening Delayed

Posted on July 9, 2020 by admin


Governor Delays “Phase Three” Reopening

Governor Lamont has postponed Connecticut’s “Phase Three” reopening, originally scheduled for July 20, due to a rise in COVID-19 cases in other states. This means indoor dining and gyms will remain at 50 percent capacity, bars will remain closed, and private gatherings may not exceed 25 people for indoor events or 100 people for outdoor events. Campgrounds were permitted to open yesterday as planned, and outdoor graduation ceremonies with no more than 150 people

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Update on Taxes, Schools, Unemployment Benefits, and More

Posted on July 1, 2020 by admin


Return of the Plastic Bag Tax

Tomorrow, July 1, Connecticut will resume collection of the $0.10 tax on single use plastic bags. This tax was temporarily lifted in March during the height of the pandemic to help slow the spread of COVID-19 through items such as reusable shopping bags. The original executive order (7N) also allowed grocery store employees to refuse bagging items for customers who were using reusable plastic bags.

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Extended Tax Filing

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Schools to Reopen, DMV Update, and New Travel Advisory

Posted on June 26, 2020 by admin


Schools to Reopen this Fall

Distance learning has allowed our educators to continue doing their very important jobs during the height of this pandemic, but it has also presented challenges. Dealing with internet issues, difficulty accessing electronic devices, and other technology barriers, many teachers, parents, and students have found themselves limited in what can be accomplished online. Generally speaking, the virtual classrooms, while necessary, have not provided the same experience as in-person

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