The state Department of Revenue Services (DRS) is offering a tax amnesty program until Nov. 15 for individuals or businesses owing Connecticut taxes, at a at a reduced interest rate and to avoid penalties and criminal prosecution.

DRS is holding an informative webinar about the amnesty on Thursday, Oct. 17, at 1 pm. Register here, or contact DRS for more information at 877.729.6691, or

The General Assembly approved the amnesty in June as part of the new, two-year state budget.

For more information or to apply, go to the DRS’s special website