State Tax Revenues Are Slowly Rebounding
Publication Date: August 2010
Publisher(s): The Nelson A Rockefeller Institute of Government
Keywords: State Revenue; States Taxes; Personal Income Tax
Tax collections for states across the country rose by 2.2 percent in April-June, the second consecutive quarterly increase, according to preliminary data. Sales tax revenues were particularly strong, rising 5.9 percent compared to a year earlier. Yet revenues remain sharply below pre-recession levels.