Quarterly Summary of State & Local Tax Revenue – Third & Fourth Quarters 2013

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, March 25, 2014

The Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue provides quarterly estimates of state and local government tax revenue at a national level, as well as detailed tax revenue data for individual states. This quarterly survey has been conducted continuously since 1962. The information contained in this survey is the most current information available on a nationwide basis for government tax collections.

Third and Fourth Quarter 2013 data were released on March 25, 2014.

Beginning with the third quarter of 2013, the Quarterly Survey of Selected Non-property Taxes (F-73) was redesigned. The scope of the survey was streamlined to focus on general sales taxes, personal income taxes, and corporate net income taxes. A new sample was selected.

Table 1 includes only four tax categories: property, general sales taxes, personal income taxes, and corporate net income taxes, as well as TQRRs, Coefficients of Variation, and Margins of Error for each category….

Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue for 2013:Q4
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, G13-QTAX4, March 25, 2014

Fourth quarter 2013 state and local government tax revenues for property, individual income, corporate income, and general sales showed growth compared to tax revenues for the same quarter of 2012. Total state government revenue was $200.8 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013, up 3.4 percent from the $194.3 billion reported in the same quarter of 2012….

Quarterly Summary of State and Local Government Tax Revenue for 2013:Q3
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, G13-QTAX3, March 25, 2014

Third quarter 2013 state and local government tax revenues for property, individual income, corporate income, and general sales showed growth compared to tax revenues for the same quarter of 2012. Total state government revenue was $194.1 billion, up 5.6 percent from the $183.9 billion reported in the same quarter of 2012….