Okay. Now that I have a better idea of what you are asking you are in a great position. You do qualify for the Foreign Earned Income exclusion so long as you have been out of the country earning the income for 330 days of the tax year. The exclusion is $87,600 plus a housing allowance of $26,280. You would be included just like military personnel.
Your income would also not be taxable in CT since you did not earn the income in CT. You would need to file a federal income tax return but can exclude all of your income based on the reported $96,000 gross income. Here is a link to the IRS website regarding the exclusion: http://www.irs.gov/businesses/article/0,,id=182017,00.html
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