DRS: AN 2001(5), Use of Newly Revised Form CT-706 by Estates

 

STATE OF CONNECTICUT
DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE SERVICES

450 Columbus Blvd
Hartford CT 06103
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 

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AN 2001(5)

Use of Newly Revised Form CT-706 by Estates


Purpose: This Announcement publicizes the availability and use of the newly revised Form CT-706, Connecticut Estate Tax Return.


Effective Date: Upon issuance.


Use of Newly Revised Return Is Required On or After July 1, 2001: The Department of Revenue Services (DRS) has revised Form CT-706, Connecticut Estate Tax Return. The April 2001 revision of Form CT-706 will be distributed to all probate courts and otherwise made available to tax practitioners and the public beginning May 1, 2001. ("Rev. 04/01" appears under the DRS mailing address in the upper left hand corner of the April 2001 revision of Form CT-706.)

Persons filing Form CT-706 before July 1, 2001, may use either the April 2001 revision or the January 1998 version of Form CT-706. ("New 1/98" appears in the lower left hand corner of the back of the January 1998 version of Form CT-706.)

Persons filing Form CT-706 on or after July 1, 2001, must use the April 2001 revision to Form CT-706 and the April 2001 revision to the instructions for Form CT-706. Persons filing Form CT-706 on or after July 1, 2001, may not use the January 1998 version of the return or instructions.


Effect on Other Documents: None affected.


Effect of This Document: Announcements alert taxpayers to new developments (other than newly enacted or amended Connecticut or federal laws or newly released judicial decisions), including new administrative positions, policies or practices.


For Further Information: Please call DRS during business hours, Monday through Friday:

  • 1-800-382-9463 (toll-free within Connecticut), or
  • 860-297-5962 (from anywhere)

TTY, TDD, and Text Telephone users only may transmit inquiries 24 hours a day by calling 860-297-4911.


Forms and Publications: Forms and publications are available all day, seven days a week:

  • Internet: Preview and download forms and publications from the DRS Web site: http://www.ct.gov/drs.
  • Telephone: Call 860-297-4753 (from anywhere), or 1-800-382-9463 (toll-free within Connecticut) and select Option 2 from a touch-tone phone.

AN 2001(5)
Estate Tax
Issued: 05/08/2001