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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 49

 

February Session, 2014

 

LCO No. 272

   

Referred to Committee on FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. WITKOS, 8th Dist.

 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PILOT PROGRAM FOR A SALES TAX-FREE PERIOD FOR BEER, WINE AND LIQUOR.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to provide a pilot program allowing an exemption from sales tax on beer, wine and liquor from November 15, 2014, through December 31, 2014, to determine if such an exemption leads to an increase in consumer purchases.

Statement of Purpose:

To create a pilot program for exempting beer, wine and liquor from sales taxes during the winter holiday period.