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Connecticut Municipalities To Offer 90-Day Relief to Taxpayers

Nicholas Vitti April 6, 2020 COVID-19 Municipal Tax Relief - Connecticut

By Nicholas W. Vitti Jr., Esq. With the COVID-19 virus having major effects on residents, property owners, and the economy in Connecticut, Governor Lamont... Read More

New Document Execution Standards for COVID-19

Mark Santagata March 31, 2020

By Mark Santagata, Esq. In response to the need for social distancing to limit the spread of COVID-19, Executive Order 7Q issued by Governor... Read More

Check Contract Language to See if COVID-19 Excuses Performance

Mark Santagata March 23, 2020 contract-performance-covid19

By Mark Santagata, Esq. Because of the unanticipated hardships imposed on businesses and individuals by the coronavirus, parties to private contracts may be unable... Read More

How New Tax Rules for IRAs and 401(k)s Could Impact Your Estate Planning

Judith Ellenthal March 19, 2020

By Judith Ellenthal, Esq. IRAs and 401(k)s were designed as a way to save for retirement, rather than as a means of transferring wealth.... Read More

Responsive Representation As We Adapt to COVID-19

Mark Santagata March 18, 2020

If you face personal or business challenges, our law firm will be available by phone or email to help throughout this crisis.... Read More

Stillwater Avenue LLC Obtains Planning & Zoning Approvals

Mark Santagata February 27, 2020

CTS has obtained municipal approval for client Stillwater Avenue LLC to construct a mixed-use development on Stamford's West Side. ... Read More

Considering a real estate tax appeal? 6 steps to take after an assessment change

Nicholas Vitti January 27, 2020

14 Connecticut municipalities have conducted a general revaluation of their October 1, 2019 Grand List. In a revaluation, the assessor determines the value of... Read More

14 Connecticut towns revalued property in 2019. Don’t miss the deadline for tax appeals.

Nicholas Vitti January 27, 2020 2019 CT Revaluation Tax Appeal

Tight deadlines apply for tax appeals when a property is revalued. Connecticut law requires each municipality to conduct a general revaluation of the real... Read More

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