The Connecticut Business & Industry Association is the voice of business in Connecticut, with thousands of member companies championing change at the State Capitol, shaping debate about economic competitiveness, and fighting for a better future for all.
Creates a costly and unsustainable new paid family and medical leave mandate that applies to businesses and municipalities but not the state; also requires hiring at least 120 new state employees, $13 million in start-up costs, and $18 million in annual costs.
Proposes a constitutional lockbox for the special transportation fund.
Merged into SB 787, it increases the Connecticut estate tax exemption in increments to match the federal estate tax exemption.
Exempts the first $10,000 of a business's tangible personal property from the property tax.
Authorizes municipalities to levy a local sales tax.