STATE OF CONNECTICUT
THE STATE COMPTROLLER
MEMORANDUM NO. 2000-38a
August 18, 2000
TO THE HEADS OF ALL STATE AGENCIES
|Attention:||Chief Administrative and Fiscal Officers and Business Managers, and Payroll and Personnel Officers|
|Subject:||Clarification of Memorandum No. 2000-38|
|Payroll Procedures - Connecticut Income Tax Withholding|
The purpose of this memorandum is to clarify Section III of Memorandum No. 2000-38 dated July 19, 2000.
Connecticut General Statutes Section 12-705 and regulations thereunder.
III. REVISED FORM CT-W4
Beginning January 1, 2000 and extending over an eight-year period, the personal exemption and credit for single filers will be increased. Form CT-W4 has been revised for Connecticut income tax withholding purposes for wages paid on or after July 1, 2000. Payroll and Personnel Officers should distribute a copy of the new Form CT-W4 to each employee who checked Box A on a previously filed Form CT-W4. All employees who will file as single on their federal income tax return must complete Form CT-W4 (effective July 1, 2000) and check Box F to take advantage of the reduced withholding rate.
Questions concerning this memorandum should be directed as follows:
|Application of the Tax Law:||Department of Revenue Services,|
|Taxpayer Services Division, 1-800-382-9463|
|(toll-free from within Connecticut) or|
|(860) 297-5962 (from anywhere).|
|For forms and publications, visit the DRS Website|
|at: www.drs.state.ct.us or call (860) 297-4753.|
|Memorandum Interpretation:||Office of the State Comptroller|
|Policy Services Division, (860) 702-3440.|
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