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January 21, 2021

Legislative Agenda Update

The purpose is to Incentivize economic development in Connecticut’s low-income communities to address social and economic issues as well as provide affordable capital to non-profit organizations that serve Connecticut’s low-income communities by granting businesses a state income tax credit to incentivize private investment in needed projects.

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May 04, 2020

Governor Lamont Announces Statewide Launch of Free Online Job Training Program for Unemployment Claimants

(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today announced the statewide expansion of a program that will make free online learning licenses available to recipients of unemployment insurance, including those who have been impacted by the economic fallout of the COVID-19 public health crisis. The SkillUp CT program will significantly expand access to comprehensive online course work from a […]

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November 07, 2017

Client Alert – Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1)

On November 2, 2017, the Republican leadership of the United States House of Representatives introduced the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1), which would make significant changes to tax rules that apply to tax-exempt bonds and related matters. Set forth below is a brief summary of the principal proposed changes. Termination of Tax-Exempt Private Activity […]

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