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State Government Finances - August 2010

Data from the Alabama Department of Revenue showed that for the first month since November 2008, Alabama posted a year-over-year gain in total tax collections in July, up 1 percent from a year earlier.

Alabama Total Tax Revenues
Total revenue
(3mma, $mil)
Y/Y %
change
July 10 666.90 1.01
June 10 719.94 –4.15
July 09 519.64 –11.13

 

According to data from Florida's Department of Revenue, July was the fourth consecutive month of year-over-year increases in total tax revenues for the state.

Florida Total Tax Revenues
Total revenue
(3mma, $mil)
Y/Y %
change
July 10 2,064.28 2.67
June 10 2,262.52 4.01
July 09 2,010.59 –14.80

 

Data from Georgia's Department of Revenue showed that for the first month since November 2008, total tax revenues in July were positive on a year-over-year basis, gaining roughly 0.9 percent.

Georgia Total Tax Revenues
Total revenue
(3mma, $mil)
Y/Y %
change
July 10 1,248.25 0.89
June 10 1,312.68 –1.91
July 09 1,237.24 –13.80

 

Data from Louisiana's Department of Revenue showed that total tax revenues in July continued to lag dramatically behind year-earlier levels, dropping almost 21 percent.

Louisiana Total Tax Revenues
Total revenue
(3mma, $mil)
Y/Y %
change
July 10 572.64 –20.56
June 10 581.03 –21.71
July 09 720.86 –10.47

According to data from Mississippi's Department of Revenue, total tax revenues in July were down 2.5 percent from a year earlier.

Mississippi Total Tax Revenues
Total revenue
(3mma, $mil)
Y/Y %
change
July 10 553.24 –2.50
June 10 631.75 –2.15
July 09 567.40 3.59

 

Data from Tennessee's Department of Revenue showed that in July Tennessee posted a small (roughly 0.4 percent) year-over-year loss in total tax revenues.

Tennessee Total Tax Revenues
Total revenue
(3mma, $mil)
Y/Y %
change
July 10 894.50 –0.44
June 10 1,023.96 –0.79
July 09 898.44 –7.03

 


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