State tax take continues to run ahead of last year | Arkansas Blog

Friday, March 2, 2018

State tax take continues to run ahead of last year

Posted By on Fri, Mar 2, 2018 at 9:46 AM

The monthly state revenue report through February says the state net take was 4.6 percent above the first eight months of the budget year compared with last year, with a surplus so far of $79.6 million more than forecast.

Income tax and sales tax collections are both running ahead of last year. Income tax was particularly strong in the month of February, thanks to increased withholdings from paychecks.

Here's the full report.



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