From Mark Pazniokas, CT Mirror:
A vote on the tax deal struck over the weekend was delayed Monday as legislative leaders sought revisions demanded by rebellious members, some in response to an outcry by major corporations over a tripling of a computer-services levy and an increase in other business and income taxes.
By 11 p.m. it was clear that a vote in the House would be postponed until Tuesday as House Speaker J. Brendan Sharkey, D-Hamden, acknowledged having to make significant revisions that he declined to specify.
With press releases threatening to send jobs elsewhere, and in quieter one-on-one conversations with potentially sympathetic lawmakers, corporate giants like General Electric and Aetna made a late push to shake votes away from the fragile tax deal struck over the weekend.
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