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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5338

 

January Session, 2015

 

LCO No. 604

 

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Referred to Committee on FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd Dist.

 

AN ACT PHASING OUT THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX ON SOCIAL SECURITY INCOME.

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

That chapter 229 of the general statutes be amended to phase out the personal income taxation of Social Security income.

Statement of Purpose:

To phase out the personal income taxation of Social Security income in order to provide tax relief to senior citizens and make Connecticut's tax rates more competitive with other states.