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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5226

 

February Session, 2016

 

LCO No. 282

 

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Referred to Committee on FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. BUCK-TAYLOR, 67th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ALLOCATION OF THE REAL ESTATE CONVEYANCE TAX.

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

That section 12-494 of the general statutes be amended to reduce the state portion of the real estate conveyance tax from three-fourths of one per cent to one-half of one per cent, and increase the municipal portion of such tax from one-fourth of one per cent to one-half of one per cent.

Statement of Purpose:

To reduce the state portion of the real estate conveyance tax and increase the municipal portion of such tax.