Budget Gaps Shrink for 2003, Though Next Year Will See Much Larger Hole
- State and Local Finance: Weakening Revenues Force Most States to Miss Forecasts. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;2/11/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31322, p5
Focuses on the report of the U.S. National Conference of State Legislature on revenue shortfalls of different states in fiscal year 2001 and 2002. Number of states facing revenue shortfall; States which reported revenues are on or above the target; Proposals to make up for the expected shortfall.
- FINANCE. // Governing;Oct2006, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p58
The article reports on the results of a fiscal survey of U.S. states conducted by the U.S. National Conference of State Legislatures. According to the survey, there is an increase of nearly 25 percent in the aggregate year-end balances between fiscal years 2005 and 2006. State revenues are...
- State Budgets Post Modest Gains in FY 2001. // Policy & Practice (19426828);Jun2007, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p8
The article reports on the increase of state budgets for fiscal 2007 in the U.S. According to a report from the National Conference of State Legislatures, the country's state budgets will continue to be strong as revenue has robust performance and spending is at stable levels. And although many...
- Budget acts. Falcone, Marc // Casino Journal;May2004, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p56
Discusses the deficit situation of U.S. states as stated in the February 2004 budget estimates by the U.S. National Conference of State Legislatures. Amount of the budget gap; Statistics on the deficit situation of affected states; Benefits from the gaming expansions of U.S. states.
- Quinn has the courage to tell taxpayers the truth. Wheeler III, Charles N. // Illinois Issues;Apr2009, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p37
The article reports on the proposed 50% hike in income tax rates of individuals and corporate taxpayers in Illinois. This proposal by Governor Pat Quinn forms the centerpiece of his plan to close an estimated $11.6 billion budget deficit the state faces through June 2010. It would also help...
- U.S. Ran $175.6 Billion Deficit in February. Yong Lim // Bond Buyer;3/13/2008, Vol. 363 Issue 32835, p2
The article reports on the $175.6 billion deficit for February 2008 in the U.S. It states that the February deficit followed a January surplus of $17.8 billion. It adds that the government took in $105.722 billion in receipts, while spending $281.288 billion. Receipts on personal income taxes...
- It's the "Little People" Who Pay Ihe Taxes. Driver, L. Robert // Saturday Evening Post;6/6/1959, Vol. 231 Issue 49, p10
Comments on the issue of taxation in the U.S. Presidential budget for the year ending June 30, 1960; Estimated deficit for the year ending June 30, 1959; Effect of an increase in public expenditures; Percentage of Federal taxes that are derived from the personal income tax in 1959.
- Need But Not Opportunity for Change in California. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;12/27/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31541, p1
Reports on the reconsideration of California state government on its reliance on income taxes after the state's budget shortfall. Decline in revenue of the state; Plans to revise tax structures in California; Proposals to change distribution system of taxes; Debate between Democrats and...
- Part Five: Doing Business in the Polish Regions/Case Studies: Public Finance Evaluation of Six Polish Cities. deHeredia, Myriam Fernandez; Esters, Christian; Talving, Kersti // Doing Business with Poland;2005, p384
The article presents information on the public finance of the cities in Poland. The revenue and expenditure structure of the Polish cities rated by Standard & Poor's is affected by the country's administrative reform. Tax allocation with the central government has changed with the exception of...