Tax Collection http://wesa.fm en Pennsylvania Tax And Revenue Collections Continue To Fall Short http://wesa.fm/post/pennsylvania-tax-and-revenue-collections-continue-fall-short <p>Three months until the end of the 2013-14 fiscal year, Pennsylvania’s revenue collections are 0.5 &nbsp;percent short of estimates.</p><p>The Department of Revenue reports &nbsp;through the first nine months of FY 13-14 it has collected &nbsp;$20.5 billion — $96.3 million behind approximations — but spokeswoman Elizabeth Brassell said that number “disguises the fiscal reality.”</p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 17:00:04 +0000 Michael Lynch 26896 at http://wesa.fm State Tax and Revenue Collection Behind Projections http://wesa.fm/post/state-tax-and-revenue-collection-behind-projections <p>Two months into the new fiscal year, Pennsylvania’s revenue collections seem to be lagging just a little behind, with the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue’s General Fund bringing in $3.7 billion— 0.1 percent below estimate.</p><p>In August, corporation tax, inheritance tax and realty transfer tax all fell below the state’s projections. Only sales, cigarette, alcohol and table game tax revenues were above estimates.</p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 17:01:12 +0000 Michael Lynch 15949 at http://wesa.fm