Stamford is the third-largest city in the state of Connecticut, after Bridgeport and New Haven, with an estimated population in 2017 of 131,000, according to the Census Bureau.
The city is located in Fairfield County, Connecticut and it covers an area of roughly 52 square miles. Its location, approximately 30 miles from Manhattan, makes it a suburb of the New York City metropolis and an important commercial and financial hub.
At least three Fortune 500 companies – Charter Communications, Synchrony Financial and United Rentals – have headquarters in Stamford. Stamford is also possibly the largest financial district in the New York metropolitan region outside New York City itself.
Sales Tax on Gold and Silver in Stamford
Sales and use taxes throughout Connecticut are levied at the rate of 6.35%. Certain transactions involving rare or antique coins, gold or silver bullion, and gold or silver legal tender of any nation are exempt from these taxes.
However, the exemption only applies if the value of an individual transaction exceeds one thousand dollars, according to Connecticut’s Sales and Use Taxes Act.
Local Gold and Silver Coin Dealers in Stamford
Marco Jewelers has been dealing in all types of gold and silver, both United States and foreign coins, for close to half a century.
16 6th St
Stamford, CT 06905
Northeastern Metals Corp
Northeastern Metals & Chemicals is a one-stop shop that trades in gold, silver, platinum, palladium, and rhodium, with products that include coins, rounds, and bars.
130 Lenox Ave
Stamford, CT 06906
The Happy CoinThe Happy Coin carries a wide range of rare coins, currency, silver and gold, and bullion for sale. The shop is a member of the Professional Numismatists Guild, the American Numismatic Association, the Industry Council for Tangible Assets, the PCGS, and the NGC.
418 E Putnam Ave
Greenwich, CT 06807
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