State Senator Looks to Increase Taxes on Wealthy 

A state senator wants to increase tax on incomes of more than $250,000. Senator Tom Saviello of Wilton wants to return the tax to 8.5%.That was the tax rate until 2011 when lawmakers scaled it back to 7.95%.Tax bills have to be introduced in the house, so Saviello has to find a house member to submit the measure.