Connecticut's Travel Restrictions Lifted, DRS Extends Deadline for Individual Income Tax Returns

Mandatory requirements of Connecticut’s travel advisory no longer in effect as of today, however, caution continues to be urged

As the result of an executive order regarding Connecticut’s travel advisory that Governor Lamont signed on Thursday, the mandatory requirements for people who travel outside of Connecticut, including those related to self-quarantining after travel, is no longer in effect as of today. However, the Connecticut Department of Public Health continues to urge the state’s residents and those who are traveling to the state to be cautious and follow the latest travel-related guidance from the state and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Those who are planning travel outside of Connecticut are urged to visit portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus/travel to read the latest recommendations.

Department of Revenue Services extends deadline for Connecticut individual income tax returns to May 17, 2021

The Connecticut Department of Revenue Services today announced that the filing and payment deadline for Connecticut individual income tax returns is being extended to Monday, May 17, 2021.

The extension aligns the state with recent announcement by the U.S. Department of the Treasury to extend the deadline for federal returns to the same date in order to help taxpayers navigate the unusual circumstances related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

For more information, read the press release issued by the Connecticut Department of Revenue Services.


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