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FAQs: Common Features of Property Taxes

Jan 29, 2019 - less than 1 minute

In fiscal year 2015, property taxes accounted for 38 percent of total state and local revenues in Connecticut. This frequently asked questions document looks at Connecticut's property tax system and discusses common property tax features such as a split roll tax, homestead tax exemption, a meaningful property tax circuit breaker, or an assessment schedule that ensures accurate grand list valuations.


Connecticut School Finance Project. (2019). FAQs: Common Features of Property Taxes. New Haven, CT: Author. Retrieved from


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