NY Loses Another Hedge Fund

When will we reach the tipping point and lose all of our financial sector to Florida?

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Nibbling Toward a Grocery Tax

The 2% grocery tax fell flat, so the legislature is now imposing a 7.35% tax on certain foods at the grocery store.

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The New Tax Math for People Living in High-Tax States

State income tax makes people move out.

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NY vs. FL: Tax differences

Property tax rate: FL 9.8 mills, CT 20.7 mills.   Median cost of a house: FL $179K, CT $270K.

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Farmington medical company set to leave CT

Moving nearly 150 Connecticut jobs to Richmond, Virginia or Jacksonville, Florida.

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Federal Revenues Hit All-Time Highs Under Tax Cuts

When will Hartford listen?

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What Good is a Transportation Lockbox?

CT DOT will no longer report $250 million in transportation spending as “administrative costs” and instead report it as “Expenditures for Non-Transportation Services.”

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Will a New Tax Stop Connecticut’s Brain Drain?

Legislature expects “mansion tax” to raise $6.3M; same group expects plastic bag tax to raise $27M.

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Jobs Slide Extends to Third Month

For the year, Connecticut is down 0.2% while Massachusetts is at 0.8% job growth and the U.S. overall is at 0.8% growth.

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Fewer In-State Students at CT’s Public Universities

Prediction is that fewer graduates will remain in state after seeing tax bite.

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