Final Quarter of 2009 Brought Still More Declines in State Tax Revenue


Publication Date: February 2010

Publisher: The Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government

Author(s): Lucy Dadayan

Research Area: Government

Keywords: State Revenue; Tax Collection

Type: Report

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.