Inklings News

Paper bags acquire an extra charge in Westport stores

Companies with local stores like Whole Foods, Bluemercury and Stew Leonard’s have distributed reusable bags to promote environmental awareness.
November 19, 2019

Westport has enacted a $.10 tax that local, non-corporate stores have the option to apply to every paper bag provided to their customers.  According to the Connecticut State Department of Revenue Services...

Trump’s tax plan disastrous in every way

Trump’s tax plan disastrous in every way
November 7, 2017

By Madison Sell '18 A few weeks ago, Trump released his official tax plan pending congressional approval. There has been major backlash from both sides of the isle, and rightfully so. Trump’s plan...

Possible new tax has teachers frustrated

Possible new tax has teachers frustrated
October 27, 2017

By: Alexander Massoud '20 A potential tax on teacher salaries that would affect public school teachers is being proposed to the Connecticut state legislature. The tax was part of the Republican state...

Load more stories
Join the discussion.
Taxes