Final Quarter of 2009 Brought Still More Declines in State Tax Revenue
Publication Date: February 2010
Publisher(s): The Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government
Author(s): Lucy Dadayan
Series: State Revenue Flash Report
Keywords: State Revenue; Tax Collection
Coverage: United States
State tax collections fell for the fifth straight quarter on a year-over-year basis, but the decline during October-December 2009 was not as sharp as those during the three preceding periods, according to the Instituteâ s latest report on state finances. A few states are now seeing modest revenue growth.