Lawmakers suggesting 'Mansion tax' for Connecticut

(WTNH) - Lawmakers will be pitching some ideas that they say will make the tax code fairer for Connecticut taxpayers.

Senator Martin Looney favors a new 'Mansion tax' on properties or a separate tax rate on capital gains income.

Related: American Heart Association in support of sugary drink tax for Connecticut 

He says that would ensure that people making more money would pay a higher percentage than those in the middle class.

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