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Connecticut Tax Study Commission records

Identifier: RG087

Scope and Content

Records include correspondence, working papers, drafts and the final version of the Commission’s report to the General Assembly.


  • 1966-1967

Language of Materials

The records are in English.

Restrictions on Access

These records are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.

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Historical Note

In 1965, the General Assembly formed the Connecticut Tax Study Commission by Public Act 461 in order to study the property tax laws with respect to personal property of business. William F. Gwinn, President of United Aircraft Corp., was the chair of the nine-member commission, and John F. Tarrant of the Tax Department served as Executive Director and Counsel. The report was dated March 1, 1967.


1 cubic foot


This nine-member Commission was created by the General Assembly in 1965 to study the property tax laws with respect to personal property of businesses.


John Tarrant brought these records to the State Library on June 12, 1974.

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Inventory of Records
Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.
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Repository Details

Part of the Connecticut State Library Repository